Haubrich Puzzle Auction

  


Haubrich Puzzle Auctions - Auction-23 :     Some lots are still open

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This auction will close on Monday, March 27, 2017 - 09:00 (.. or later...) (Amsterdam time) - Last update on: Monday, March 27, 2017 - 09:59

This Auction is closed for 83 Lots and is still open for 46 Lots



Puzzles by selected highly appraised craftsmen:                      


Lot:  
2140
Name: Overdrive (117)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin Current bid: € 415
Size: Ø 8 × 8 cm high Place bid
Materials: Teak Production year: 1996
Notes: Two kinds of pieces, three of each. Pieces (dis)assemble with a six-way coordinate motion. Tricky to assemble. One piece marked 117 STC 1996. Only 5 ever made by Stewart Coffin. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Puzzles by craftsmen from Japan:                      


Lot:  
2144
Name: The Hermit Crab Box (TJ-7-2)
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 120
Designer/Producer: Shiro Tajima (Karakuri Creation Group) Current bid: € 190
Size: 10.1 × 10.1 × 5.2 cm Place bid
Materials: Walnut, Kenponashi, etc. Production year: 2003
Notes: After a tricky first move, little compartments come out, one by one. This is the rarer full size version, not one of the smaller recent ones. New in original packaging with still sealed info and solution cards. Second Prize in the third All Japan Wood Craft Competition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2145
Name: String Box (TU-13)
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Fumio Tsuburai (Karakuri Creation Group) Current bid: € 231
Size: 7 × 7 × 6.2 cm Place bid
Materials: Oak Production year: 2008
Notes: The two orange and red ribbons are not just decoration. Pulling them in a special way is required to open the box. New condition with solution in original packaging.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2146
Name: Mine’s Cube in Cage 222
Puzzle Type: Serial assembly Estimated value: € 80
Designer/Producer: Mineyuki Uyematsu / Taichi Tsuchiya Current bid: € 123
Size: Cage elements: 9x6x1 cm; cubes 2 cm Place bid
Materials: Japanese Oak, Purpleheart, Wenge Production year: 2002
Notes: Assemble one cube within the movable frame. Then do the same with the other cube. Each cube is made from two identical pieces. New in box with ample instructions.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2147
Name: Cube in Cage 333 (IPP-edition)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 200
Designer/Producer: Mineyuki Uyematsu / Taichi Tsuchiya Current bid: € 315
Size: Frame: 10.5 cm - Cubes: 4.5 cm Place bid
Materials: Cage: Tamo Jindai - Cubes: Japanese oak, Purpleheart, Wenge Production year: 2003
Notes: Three rectangles, each with limited sliding possibilities, surround space for a 3x3x3 cube. Three different 3x3x3 cubes, each made from 3 pieces, must be taken apart and assembled inside the frame, posing 3 great challenges. New condition. With ample instructions in Japanese and English and packed in the original decorated box. Please note: the edition with 8 3x3x3 cubes was only commercially available. This 3-cubes edition is the version as entered in the 2003 Design Competition.
Winner of the Grand Prize in the 2003 Puzzle Design Competition
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2149
Name: Old Japanese Trick Box
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: ? Current bid: € 27
Size: 15.2 × 10.1 × 5.9 cm Place bid
Materials: Inlaid woods Production year: ?
Notes: A flower on top and several woods on the 4 sides. One move and the drawer opens. Dents on all surfaces come with the age of such an old box.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 33 minutes
 

Lot:  
2150
Name: Square (#26)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Yamanaka Kumiki Works Current bid: € 44
Size: 10.6 × 10.6 × 10.6 cm Place bid
Materials: Dark and light wood Production year: c 2004
Notes: Six twelve piece crates in different sizes inside each other. New with solution in original box.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2151
Name: Kiyomizu (#7)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Yamanaka Kumiki Works Current bid: € 52
Size: 10.5 × 10.5 × 10.5 cm Place bid
Materials: Dark and light wood Production year: c 2004
Notes: No less than 54 stick form a complicated burr with 9 key pieces. New with solution in original box.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2153
Name: Pyramid
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 35
Designer/Producer: Kumiki (?) Current bid: € 27
Size: 9.3 × 9.3 × 8 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: c 2004
Notes: Seventeen pieces interlock in the right sequence to form a pyramid. New condition with solution in original cellophane.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Puzzles by craftsmen from the Americas:                      


Lot:  
2159
Name: Squarrel
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 120
Designer/Producer: Ronald Kint-Bruynseels / Eric Fuller Current bid: € 158
Size: 7.6 × 7.6 × 7.6 cm Place bid
Materials: Zebrawood, Wenge Production year: c 2005
Notes: Six simple looking pieces form this shape, quite exotic within the large burr family. It takes 10 moves to get the first piece out. Very limited production. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2162
Name: Meteor (STC-100A)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Bart Buie Current bid: € 185
Size: Ø c 8 cm Place bid
Materials: Padauk, Yellowheart Production year: 2013
Notes: Twelve pieces (4 different types) assemble into this exotic and beautiful star shape. Only 20 made by Bart Buie. One piece internally marked '2013 STC-100A' and BART logo. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2163
Name: Checkout (STC-143)
Puzzle Type: 2D assembly Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Tom Lensch Current bid: € 85
Size: 12.5 × 12.5 × 1.4 cm Place bid
Materials: Tray: Birch plywood, Basswood - Pieces: Walnut, Maple Production year: 2000
Notes: Eleven pieces are already in the frame. The 12th piece seems to be too large to fit too. Puzzle is to place all 12 pieces flat into the frame. With original instructions sheet and still sealed solution sheet. Excellent condition. A smaller version of this puzzle was Tyler Barrtett's IPP-20 exchange puzzle, also made by Tom Lensch
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2165
Name: Three Piece NOT
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 45
Designer/Producer: Frans de Vreugd / Tom Lensch Current bid: € 82
Size: 9.4 × 9.4 × 9.4 cm Place bid
Materials: Yellow Heart, Canarywood, Granadillo Production year: c 2005
Notes: This puzzle mimics the simple and common three piece board burr, yet takes eight steps to remove the first piece. Hand finished with an excellent fit.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2172
Name: Involute (STC-214)
Puzzle Type: Serial assembly Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Scott T. Peterson Current bid: € 164
Size: 7.5 × 7.5 × 7.5 cm Place bid
Materials: Bubinga, Yellowheart Production year: ?
Notes: Eight pieces assemble into a 4x4x4 cube, including a 'coordinate motion of a most baffling kind'. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2175
Name: Dual Tetrahedron
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 200
Designer/Producer: Interlocking Puzzles Current bid: € 130
Size: Edge length: 12 cm Place bid
Materials: Walnut, Maple Production year: c 2003
Notes: Two copies of two different pieces assemble into this intersection of two tetrahedra. Excellent condition. In original box.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2177
Name: Octahedron
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 350
Designer/Producer: Wayne Daniel Current bid: € 338
Size: Edges: 9 cm Place bid
Materials: Jarrah Production year: 2006
Notes: Four dissimilar pieces with strange shapes assemble serially into this regular octahedron. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2179
Name: Stellar Burr
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 120
Designer/Producer: William Waite / Interlocking Puzzles Current bid: € 65
Size: 9.6 × 9.6 × 9.6 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: 2004
Notes: A very unusual six piece burr with all pieces misaligned.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2180
Name: Cutler’s Dilemma II
Puzzle Type: 3D packing Estimated value: € 180
Designer/Producer: Bill Cutler / John Devost Current bid: € 102
Size: 13.4 × 13.4 × 13 cm - 1.4 kg Place bid
Materials: Box: Walnut, Cherry - Pieces: Cherry Production year: 1995
Notes: Pack all fifteen pieces so that the two box halves nicely close together. Intentionally, all pieces have slightly different dimensions and just do not seem to fit together. The panels of the two box halves are connected by dovetails and strengthened with cherry slipfeathers. New condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2185
Name: Augmented Four Corners (STC-34)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Mark McCallum Current bid: € 242
Size: Ø c 8 cm Place bid
Materials: Padauk, Wenge Production year: 2005
Notes: Six dissimilar pieces with a unique solution and also unique assembly order, make this a very hard puzzle. One piece internally marked 'STC-34 #18 McCallum 06/05'. Only 20 produced. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2187
Name: Revenge
Puzzle Type: Weighing Estimated value: € 20
Designer/Producer: ? / 12 Coin Company - Las Vegas Current bid: € 61
Size: 19 × 4.5 × 2.5 cm Place bid
Materials: Plastics, coins Production year: 1980s
Notes: A physical version of a classical puzzle: decide which of the coins is heavier or lighter than any of the others in three weights only. New and still attached by shrink wrap to the information card.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2189
Name: City Heights
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Saul Bobroff / Here to There Puzzles Current bid: € 35
Size: 11.6 × 4.4 × 11.4 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: 1991
Notes: A solid block of wood with 4 square holes of different depth and 8 sticks of different lengths. Puzzle is to insert all sticks in such a way that the top of the block and the tops of the sticks match the profile of each of the 7 given samples. Excellent condition and with original instructions and solutions sheet.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2190
Name: Back in the Box
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 30
Designer/Producer: ? Current bid: € 30
Size: 10.5 × 3.5 x2.5 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: 1989
Notes: Nine cubes, each with pins and holes, assemble and fit into the box. However, all pins can move in 2 directions which makes it all but obvious which pin must go into which hole.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2191
Name: Unhappy Childhood (STC-41)
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin & Mike Beeler / ? Current bid: € 50
Size: 10.1 × 10.1 × 4.2 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: 1980s
Notes: Ten checkered solid pentacubes pack into a 5x5x2 in a unique way. No maker marks found but clearly made by a professional craftsman. New condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Puzzles by craftsmen from Europe:                      


Lot:  
2193
Name: How? Box
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 450
Designer/Producer: Peter Hajek / Jakub Dvorak and Pelikan team, Ivo Splichal, Jiri Mejtsky Current bid: € 875
Size: 18.5 × 15.8 × 10.8 cm Place bid
Materials: Palisander, Light oak, Wenge Production year: 2016
Notes: Sequential discovery box where tools are found along the way, but things are not necessarily what they seem. Nr. 11 of 30, with certificate and solution. New condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2199
Name: 32 Corner Ball
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Josef Pelikan / Josef Pelikan Current bid: € 72
Size: Ø 9 cm Place bid
Materials: Wenge, Cherry, Mahogany Production year: c 2005
Notes: A classical diagonal star with 6 identical pieces, differing only in woods used, assemble into this spaceship like shaped. Excellent condition. In original box.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2200
Name: Split Cube
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Oskar van Deventer / Pelikan Current bid: € 80
Size: 5.7 × 5.7 × 5.7 cm Place bid
Materials: Pieces: Meranti - Stand: Maple Production year: c 2005
Notes: This puzzle starts as a cube, sawn in three oblique cuts into different pieces. The eight pieces not only form the original cube but they can also be rearranged to form a cube which is a fraction bigger than its original. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2207
Name: Three Trapped Sages
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Primitivo Familiar Ramos and Rafael Guarinos Abad / Pelikan Workshop Current bid: € 93
Size: 6 × 6 × 6 cm Place bid
Materials: Maple, ? Production year: 2006
Notes: Remove the three pieces from the cubic structure, and then reassemble the cube. Level 13-2-2. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2210
Name: Eighteen Dutch Mills
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Vaclav Obsivac / Vinco Current bid: € 54
Size: Ø 16 cm Place bid
Materials: Cherry Production year: c 2004
Notes: Six pieces assemble with coordinate motion into this construction that shows 18 windmills. New condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2212
Name: Double Squared
Puzzle Type: 2D assembly Estimated value: € 30
Designer/Producer: Vesa Timonen & Tomas Linden / Oy Sloyd Ab Current bid: € 21
Size: 8.4 × 8.4 × 1 cm Place bid
Materials: Birch, Heat treated birch Production year: c 2002
Notes: Three identical two-sided pieces and their mirror images. The instruction reads: "Make a square on the table - dark and light." and this looks intentionally cryptic, thus providing another puzzle to solve.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2214
Name: Dilemma
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Franklin Gonsalves (India) / Pelikan Workshop Current bid: € 45
Size: 9 × 9 × 9 cm Place bid
Materials: Bubinga, Maple Production year: 2009
Notes: A 3-piece open burr in dark wood (bubinga) and another 3-piece burr inside (maple), together forming a difficult level 6-2-5 burr. Just loose enough to make sure that finding possible moves does not require any force. Very good condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2215
Name: Toddler Box
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Michael Cysouw / New Pelikan Workshop Current bid: € 55
Size: 7.4 × 7.4 × 7.4 cm Place bid
Materials: Oak Production year: 2009
Notes: Just 2 pieces in a 5x5x5 grid, six moves needed to separate them. The first move is easily identified but tight enough to need some force. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2216
Name: Watson’s Tri-lateral Windowed Hexahedron
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Martin Watson / Puzzlewood Current bid: € 22
Size: 7.4 × 7.4 × 7.4 cm Place bid
Materials: Robinia Production year: 2009
Notes: A six piece lattice cube, easily disassemble, much harder to reassemble. Most pieces made of three sticks. A simpler and smaller version was used as an IPP-29 exchange puzzle.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2217
Name: Cube 10
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 80
Designer/Producer: Leonid Mochalov / New Pelikan Workshop Current bid: € 61
Size: 7.6 × 7.6 × 7.6 cm Place bid
Materials: Oak, Bubinga - lacquered and buffed Production year: c 2005
Notes: Eight strange pieces assemble serially including a non-linear move. Excellent condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2222
Name: Boite a Secret (Secret Box)
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: ? Current bid: € 55
Size: 3.6 × 3.6 × 6.1 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: ?
Notes: Dovetails at all four sides.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2226
Name: Chuck Cube
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Philippe Dubois Current bid: € 410
Size: 6 × 6 × 6 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: c 2000
Notes: Twelve chuck pieces are combined into 6 pairs, 3 identical and 3 the mirror images. funny but not really difficult (dis)assembly. One piece internally stamped 'PH.DUBOIS - POB 9037 - JERUSALEM'. Very good condition in original plastic box.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2227
Name: Super Six piece interlocking burr
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Philippe Dubois / Mr Puzzle Australia Current bid: € 36
Size: 9 × 9 × 9 cm Place bid
Materials: Queensland Blackbean Production year: c 2006
Notes: A six piece burr that takes 6 moves to free the first piece and 4 more moves for the second piece. Actually, this puzzle was not really designed by Philippe Dubois but found by him back in 1985 in Israel. Nevertheless often referred to as 'Dubois Burr'. Loose enough to avoid any need of force but not too loose. Very good condition.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2229
Name: Tricklock T3 (“Popplock“)

Other side
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Rainer Popp Current bid: € 2500
Size: 5.4 × 10.5 × 2.1 cm - 380 g Place bid
Materials: Brass, Steel Production year: c 2007
Notes: Six steps to open, no force, no banging. Though all steps are described absolutely correct and the lock works exactly as it should, in some cases it looks like the lock is not working as it should. Read again and perhaps your interpretation of that step was incorrect. Excellent condition including original instructions.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2230
Name: Tricklock T9 (“Popplock“)
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Rainer Popp Current bid: € 461
Size: 7 × 11.6 × 2.5 cm + key - 1025 g Place bid
Materials: Brass, Stainless Steel Production year: c 2014
Notes: Many small and accurate steps to open. Inspired by Robinson Roulette. Complete with original instructions and packaging.
This lot will now close at Mar 27 - 10:30, remaining time is just 2 minutes
 

Lot:  
2231
Name: alles roger
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Roger Current bid: € 440
Size: 8 × 4 × 2.6 cm Place bid
Materials: Aluminum, Steel Production year: c 2000
Notes: Move one ball past the smallest one and then past the two large balls. This was Roger's first puzzle.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2240
Name: Looney Module Puzzle

Partially expanded
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: James Dalgety /Pentangle Current bid: € 66
Size: 7.5 × 7.5 × 7.5 cm Place bid
Materials: Mahogany, Beech Production year: 1989
Notes: Four identical pieces slide in a coordinate motion in 4 directions. Original in box with information sheet.
IPP-10 puzzle from James Dalgety
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2245
Name: The “so you think you’ve seen it before“ Burr (106)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin Current bid: € 71
Size: Stick length 8.9 cm Place bid
Materials: Padauk Production year: 1997
Notes: Originally designed as #106 named Burr Noodle. This is an all but normal 6 piece burr. Two different sets each of 3 identical pieces. The 6 stick have a rectangular cross-section and the three pairs make 80 degrees angles with each other instead of 90 degrees. With information and solution-hint sheet. Shipped disassembled. IPP-17 exchange puzzle from L.Edward Hordern
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2246
Name: Boxed Burr
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Tom Lensch Current bid: € 47
Size: 7.3 × 7.3 × 7.36 cm Place bid
Materials: Mahogany Production year: 1997
Notes: A 6 piece burr with one side of a cube attached to each piece. With solution drawing.
IPP-17 exchange puzzle from Tom Lensch
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:02, remaining time is 22 hours and 34 minutes
 

Lot:  
2247
Name: Six L’s Puzzle
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Juha Levonen & Matti Linkola Current bid: € 28
Size: 6 × 6 × 6 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood, Plywood Production year: 1998
Notes: Six plates, each with an L-shaped piece attached, must be assemble into a cube. Very good condition with original sleeve with instructions.
IPP-18 exchange puzzle from Matti Linkola
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2250
Name: Theo’s Trickbox
Puzzle Type: Type Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Theo Geerinck Current bid: € 45
Size: 8 × 8 × 8 cm Place bid
Materials: Pine Production year: 2002
Notes: Open the box in 3 moves, then disassemble completely. Tight. With solution paper.
IPP-22 exchange puzzle from Theo Geerinck.
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2252
Name: Diabolical 3×3
Puzzle Type: Pattern Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Nob / Woodpecker Shimane Current bid: € 37
Size: 14.2 × 14.2 × 2 cm Place bid
Materials: Wood Production year: 2002
Notes: Arrange the 9 squares so that the 12 pentominoes are created on the intersections. New condition in original box.
IPP-23 exchange puzzle from Nob Yoshigahara
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2254
Name: Around the Bend
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Frans de Vreugd / Brian Young Current bid: € 22
Size: 8 × 8 × 8 cm Place bid
Materials: Queensland Silver Ash, Queensland Blackbean Production year: 2005
Notes: Assemble the six plated end pieces into the six piece burr.
IPP-25 exchange puzzle from Frans de Vreugd
This lot will now close at Mar 28 - 09:00, remaining time is 22 hours and 32 minutes
 

Lot:  
2130
Name: Trick Cabinet
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 700
Designer/Producer: Trevor Wood Winning bid: € 1650
Size: 12.9 × 8.3 × 11.3 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood, Brass Production year: c 1990
Notes: Only the top drawer opens and it has 3 compartments. Put an object in the center compartment and close the drawer. The object falls inside the cabinet and disappears from the top drawer. Puzzle is how to retrieve it. No makers mark found. Not in Trevor's numbering system. Only 3 produced. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2131
Name: Random Rods
Puzzle Type: 3D packing Estimated value: € 700
Designer/Producer: Trevor Wood Winning bid: € 825
Size: 5.8 × 5.8 × 12.4 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Selected hardwoods Production year: 1980s
Notes: Ten rods in various lengths fit into four holes. A unique piece, not in Trevor's numbering scheme. Top stamped with TW logo. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2132
Name: Tri-Hard (NY-28)
Puzzle Type: 2D/3D assembly Estimated value: € 700
Designer/Producer: Nob Yoshigahara / Trevor Wood Winning bid: € 675
Size: 13 × 7.3 × 7 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Ash, Brazilian mahogany, Bubinga, Cherry, Cocobolo, Lebanese cedar, Wenge, Yew, Zebrano Production year: c 1987
Notes: Pack the nine different right-triangular prisms into the box. Excellent condition. Lid stamped with TW logo. Very few made.
 

Lot:  
2133
Name: Tall X (YH-49)
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 700
Designer/Producer: Yoshikatsu Hara & Taira Iwase / Trevor Wood Winning bid: € 825
Size: 10 × 10 × 5.7 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Pieces: Elm, Red Chacate - Box: Ripple ash, Afrormosia, Mexican rosewood Production year: 1991
Notes: Pack all 12 pieces into the box so as to form each solid pentomino (and other shapes) raised in dark wood against a light background. Actually at least 12 puzzles in one. With certificate dated 06 Oct 1991, info- and solutions sheets. Bottom stamped with T.Wood and TW logo.
 

Lot:  
2134
Name: Wim’s Puzzle Mat (WZ-89)
Puzzle Type: 2D assembly Estimated value: € 700
Designer/Producer: Wim Zwaan / Trevor Wood Winning bid: € 825
Size: 16.5 × 15 × 3.7 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Pieces: Oak, Purpleheart - Box: Oak Production year: 1993
Notes: Pack the 13 pieces into the box (tray) to complete the inter-woven pattern of dark and light coloured wood. Effectively a 9x10 checkerboard in disguise. New condition. Bottom stamped with T.WOOD and TW logo.
 

Lot:  
2135
Name: Fusion Confusion (15A)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin Winning bid: € 266
Size: Ø 9.7 × 8 cm high LOT CLOSED
Materials: Rosewood, Tulipwood, Mahogany Production year: 1990
Notes: An improved version of the older Triumph puzzle, now with 6 pieces, identical in shape and color and with 2 pairs already fused together. This creates the most utter confusion one can imagine. Three different possible assemblies make it even more confusing. No internal marks. Excellent condition. With original box and instruction sheet.
 

Lot:  
2136
Name: Twelve Point (33A)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 250
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin Winning bid: € 266
Size: Ø 12.3 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: 1996
Notes: Pieces are internally numbered 1 to 6 and one piece is also marked 33A STC 1996. Sliding the two groups of 2 pieces apart or together takes a bit more force than usual, with as an advantage that it does not fall apart from itself. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2137
Name: Rosebud (39A)

Partially expanded
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin Winning bid: € 382
Size: Ø c 13 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Brazilian Rosewood, Tulipwood Production year: 1982
Notes: Arguably Coffin's most devilish puzzle. The six pieces (dis)assemble in a 6-fold coordinate motion and manual assembly is not totally but close to impossible. For that reason, a (removable pin in one piece prevents complete unintended disassembly. Two pieces show some superficial irregularities in the finish, otherwise in excellent condition. With 2 original instruction sheets.
 

Lot:  
2138
Name: Teddy Burr (96)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 250
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin Winning bid: € 197
Size: Sticks 11.5 × 4 × 4 cm - 475 g LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: 1993
Notes: All stick are of rhombic cross-section rather than square, making assembly more confusing. One piece internally marked #96 STC 1993. Only 8 made in 1993. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2139
Name: Crooked Notches (97)
Puzzle Type: interlocking Estimated value: € 200
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin Winning bid: € 145
Size: Stick: 8.9 × 2.2x 2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Teak Production year: 1995
Notes: A squashed version of the well-known diagonal burr. Pieces have a rectangular cross-section and crooked notches. In original box. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2141
Name: Covered Type Secret Box (N-21)
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Yoshiyuki Ninomiya (Karakuri Creation Group) Winning bid: € 167
Size: 6.5 × 6.6 × 6.9 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Katsura, Walnut, etc. Production year: 2007
Notes: Designed as an Xmas Present for 2007. As usual with Ninomiya boxes, opening requires an unusual move. New condition in original box.
 

Lot:  
2142
Name: Star (K-21-1)
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Akio Kamei Winning bid: € 370
Size: Ø c 15 × 6 cm high LOT CLOSED
Materials: Karin Production year: 1997
Notes: The five elements come apart with delicate moves. Inside is your reward: a small Japanese coin. Like new condition with solution in original box.
 

Lot:  
2143
Name: Money Bank (M-14)

Open photo
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Akio Kamei Winning bid: € 75
Size: 8 × 8 × 6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut, etc. Production year: 1987
Notes: This is a rare version, crafted in walnut. Mechanism successfully tested. Some minor scratches around the opening, otherwise in very good condition. In original box.
 

Lot:  
2148
Name: Framed Burr (6-pc)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Yunichi Yananose Winning bid: € 110
Size: 8.7 × 8.7 × 5.1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: 2007
Notes: Six pieces in a frame. Level 40-3-1-3. New condition with pieces information sheet in box.
 

Lot:  
2152
Name: Pagoda (#6)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Yamanaka Kumiki Works Winning bid: € 20
Size: 13.6 × 13.6 x13.6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: c 2004
Notes: A pagoda formed by 51 sticks of different lengths. New with solution in original box.
 

Lot:  
2154
Name: Bottle Neck (PZ-028-300)
Puzzle Type: Dexterity Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: ? / Toyo Glass Winning bid: € 171
Size: 20 × 9 × 4 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Glass, Wood, Steel Production year: 1990s
Notes: A steel nail passes through a hole in a wood stick and a bolt through another hole is held in place by a nut. It may look impossible but the puzzle is nevertheless to take the stick out of the bottle and then restore everything to the original state. New condition with two papers in Japanese and in original box.
 

Lot:  
2155
Name: Hole in One (PZ-01-1500)

Solved state
Puzzle Type: Dexterity Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: ? / Toyo Glass Winning bid: € 213
Size: Ø 6 × 9 cm high LOT CLOSED
Materials: Glass, Wood, Golf ball Production year: 1990s
Notes: Manipulate the jar, ball and tee until the jar is upright and the ball is on top of the tee. New condition with two papers in Japanese and in original box.
 

Lot:  
2156
Name: The Cube (STC-1A)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 80
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Eric Fuller Winning bid: € 110
Size: Edges: 10 cm - 745 g LOT CLOSED
Materials: Padauk, Ash Production year: c 2000
Notes: Designed as an improved version of Ortho-Cube. The puzzle has three kinds of pieces, four of each. Later reproduced by Pentangle as 'Wookey Hole'.
 

Lot:  
2157
Name: BurrNoose
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Tom Jolly / Eric Fuller Winning bid: € 141
Size: 7,6 × 7,6 × 6,1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Noose: Walnut - Remaining pieces: Wenge, Padauk, Bloodwood, Rosewood, Pau ferro, Bocote Production year: 2008
Notes: Remove the 6 pieces from the "noose" (the square rings around them), and then reassemble.
 

Lot:  
2158
Name: Tangler
Puzzle Type: Interlocking-tanglement Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Tom Jolly / Eric Fuller Winning bid: € 49
Size: 7.6 × 7.6 × 7.6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Leopardwood Production year: 2009
Notes: Just two pieces that form a 4x4x4 cube with voids. Simple idea: take it apart and reassemble the puzzle. No force required, cleverness and AHA is all that is needed. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2160
Name: RD-001
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 80
Designer/Producer: Ronald Kint-Bruynseels / Eric Fuller Winning bid: € 64
Size: 8.4 × 8.1 × 8.1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Gum, Ipe Production year: 2007
Notes: Twelve identical pieces in Ipe (light wood) and six smaller pieces in Gum (Brazilian walnut) in two variations. Assembly also requires some amount of dexterity. Very limited production: 20 copies produced. One pieces internally signed and dated 7/07. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2161
Name: Malte
Puzzle Type: Serial assembly Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: ? / Eric Fuller Winning bid: € 68
Size: Sticks: 11.5 × 2 × 2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Padauk, Ash Production year: c 1990
Notes: 4+5+6=15 sticks assemble in one order only. Easily disassembled. Alternating colors provide a minimal hint which piece goes where. Very good condition.
 

Lot:  
2164
Name: Twisty Burr
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Derek Bosch / Tom Lensch Winning bid: € 80
Size: 7.6 × 7.6 × 7.6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut Production year: 2008
Notes: Six identical pieces form a sort of Gordian Knot made of square loops. In original box.
 

Lot:  
2166
Name: Big MazNCubes
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 250
Designer/Producer: Derek Bosch / Tom Lensch Winning bid: € 145
Size: 11.4 × 11.4 × 11.4 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Purpleheart, Makore, Jatoba Production year: 2008
Notes: This is the third puzzle in Derek's MazNCubes series: MazNCubes - More MazNCubes - Big MazNCubes - Really Big MazNCubes. Three cubes, each almost 9x9x9 cm, meet each other. Level 59-17 to keep you busy some time. Excellent condition. Step by step solution available.
 

Lot:  
2167
Name: Cuckoo Nest (STC-21)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Tom Lensch Winning bid: € 64
Size: Stick length: 8.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Sticks: Streaked Poplar - Dowels: Birch Production year: 2007
Notes: Seven pieces: six hexagonal bars and 6 dowels. 5 of these dowels are each permanently connected to a bar. The 6th dowel is the key piece. Easily disassemble, quite tricky assembly. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2168
Name: Tetras Knot
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Oskar van Deventer / Tom Lensch Winning bid: € 50
Size: 10 × 10 × 10 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Blue Mahoe, Canarywood, Makore Production year: 2010
Notes: Six pieces (2 identical and 2 mirror-image pairs) assemble into a kind of knot with four 3-piece burrs. More than 2 hands are desirable. One piece stamped with TL logo. New condition.
 

Lot:  
2169
Name: Second Stellation (STC-14A)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 200
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Tom Lensch Winning bid: € 171
Size: Ø c 8 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Rosewood, Yellowheart Production year: c 1995
Notes: Six dissimilar non-symmetrical pieces with a unique assembly. Very good condition.
 

Lot:  
2170
Name: Corner Block (STC-59)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Tom Lensch Winning bid: € 154
Size: 5.7 × 5.7 × 5.7 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Bocote, Red heart - Dowels: Cherry Production year: c 2005
Notes: Six pieces, five with a dowel attached and one dowel that works as key piece. One piece internally stamped with TL logo. Excellent condition. With original box and solution drawing.
 

Lot:  
2171
Name: Seven Woods
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / ? Winning bid: € 91
Size: 4.4 × 4.4 × 4.4 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Exotic woods Production year: c 2003
Notes: Six pieces, made of 7 different woods, assemble either in 2 groups of 3, or in a coordinate motion. No internal mark found. Excellent fit. New condition in original box.
 

Lot:  
2173
Name: Setting Hen (STC-61)
Puzzle Type: 3D packing Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Scott T. Peterson Winning bid: € 70
Size: 8.4 × 8.4 × 8.7 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Box: Bubinga - Pieces: Cherry, Padauk Production year: 1987
Notes: Just four pieces, each made of either 3 or 4 rhombic dodecahedra joined together, pack into a cubic box. Box signed and dated by the craftsman. Excellent condition. With copy of Coffin's original instructions.
 

Lot:  
2174
Name: The Binary Burr
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 160
Designer/Producer: Bill Cutler / Jerry McFarland Winning bid: € 316
Size: 7.6 × 7.6 × 9.3 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Cherry Production year: 2003
Notes: A burr that functions like the Chinese Rings. There are 6 'ring' pieces. Each added ring multiplies the number of moves to remove the first piece by approximately 2. The number of moves required to take out the first piece of this puzzle is 85. Very good condition. Awarded a First Prize at the 2003 IPP Puzzle Design Competition.
 

Lot:  
2176
Name: Octahedron
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 350
Designer/Producer: Wayne Daniel Winning bid: € 247
Size: Edges: 9 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Peroba Rosa Production year: 2006
Notes: Two each of two dissimilar pieces assemble into a regular octahedron. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2178
Name: Coffin’s Quartet (STC-93)
Puzzle Type: Serially interlocking Estimated value: € 80
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Interlocking Puzzles Winning bid: € 44
Size: 7.1 × 7.1 × 7.1 cm (3") LOT CLOSED
Materials: Jarrah Production year: c 2003
Notes: Four dissimilar non-symmetrical pieces interlock serially into a 3x3x3 cube. One piece stamped 'Interlocking Puzzles'. Very god condition.
 

Lot:  
2181
Name: Rosebud (STC-39A)

Partially open
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 200
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / John Devost Winning bid: € 100
Size: Ø 9.9 × 8.9 cm high LOT CLOSED
Materials: Holly, Jacaranda Pardo, Lacewood Production year: c 2005
Notes: Arguably Coffin's most devilish puzzle. The six pieces (dis)assemble in a 6-fold coordinate motion but manual assembly is close to impossible. For that reason, a (removable) pin in one piece prevents complete unintended disassembly. Excellent condition. With instruction sheet.
 

Lot:  
2182
Name: Cruiser (STC-167)
Puzzle Type: 2D packing Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / John Devost Winning bid: € 130
Size: 21.5 × 16.3 × 2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: 2006
Notes: Fit two simple pairs of pieces in the rectangular tray. According to Stewart Coffin: 'This little gem is a top favorite among my flat tray puzzles because of its deceptive simplicity.'. Crafted in top quality and signed and dated on the back by the craftsman.
 

Lot:  
2183
Name: Wunder Bar (STC-39 old list)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Mark McCallum Winning bid: € 84
Size: Edges: 7.6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut, Butternut, Jatoba Production year: c 2003
Notes: Six pieces assemble to form a cubic lattice. Each piece made of three 1x1x5 sticks joined together. There are 4 unique pieces. One piece internally marked 'STC Wunderbar' and signed by the maker
 

Lot:  
2184
Name: Triumph (STC-15)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Mark McCallum Winning bid: € 91
Size: Ø 7.5 × 6.3 cm high LOT CLOSED
Materials: Claro Walnut, Zebrawood Production year: c 2003
Notes: Triumph uses six identically shaped pieces. It has three distinctly different symmetrical solutions, like the 'Column with Ring' configuration but here assembled as a 'Star'. Excellent condition. In original box.
 

Lot:  
2186
Name: Jewelry Box

Open photo
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 120
Designer/Producer: ? Winning bid: € 0
Size: 24 × 16 × 10 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood, Brass, Velvet Production year: ?
Notes: The interior is lined in red velvet. A drawer for smaller pieces can be taken out. Opening requires finding the unlocking mechanism. Less than 1 mm warp in the lid. Otherwise very good condition.
 

Lot:  
2188
Name: Set of 2 Garnet puzzles (STC-60)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 200
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / ? Winning bid: € 130
Size: Ø c 9 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Various exotic woods / One wood Production year: ?
Notes: Each Garnet is made from six dissimilar pieces, made in turn from 24 trapezoidal blocks. Form two halves each of three pieces and slide together into a hollow rhombic dodecahedron. Very good quality and fit.
 

Lot:  
2192
Name: Lily
Puzzle Type: Opening / Dexterity Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: José W. Díaz Winning bid: € 80
Size: 8.8 × 3.8 × 13 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Padauk, Bead, hidden materials Production year: 2003
Notes: Release the bead from the block of wood. Then restore to original state. New condition.
 

Lot:  
2194
Name: Double Hexagonal Prism (STC-11A)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Josef Pelikan Winning bid: € 137
Size: Ø 11 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Mahogany Production year: c 2002
Notes: Six different pieces slide together in 2 groups of 3, based on the diagonal star. Very good condition. With original box.
 

Lot:  
2195
Name: Eight Star (STC-13C)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 250
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Josef Pelikan Winning bid: € 160
Size: Ø 11.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wenge, Ahorn Production year: c 2002
Notes: Very complicated construction, though still a clever variation on the good old 6 piece diagonal star that slides apart into two groups of 3 pieces. Very good condition. In original box.
 

Lot:  
2196
Name: Pillars of Hercules II (STC-78A)

Partly disassembled
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 120
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Josef Pelikan Winning bid: € 111
Size: 9 × 9 × 9 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut Production year: 2004
Notes: Six pieces, each with a half cube end like in the Peanut puzzle, assemble into 26 cubes that form this hollow 3x3x3 cube. Excellent fit, finish and condition.
 

Lot:  
2197
Name: Involute (STC-214)
Puzzle Type: Serial assembly Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / New Pelikan Workshop Winning bid: € 85
Size: 6 × 6 × 6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Maple , Bubinga Production year: 2007
Notes: Eight pieces assemble into a 4x4x4 cube, including a 'coordinate motion of a most baffling kind'. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2198
Name: Bathyscaph (Ying-Yang)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Josef Pelikan & Ivan Mrkvica Winning bid: € 211
Size: Ø c 10 cm × 11 cm high LOT CLOSED
Materials: Ball: Robinia - Pieces: Cherry, Amaranth Production year: 2004
Notes: The visible Ying-Yang circles are the ends of the six burr pieces that must be (dis)assembled inside the ball. Tricky. With stand. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2201
Name: Threaded Cube
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Tom Jolly / Josef Pelikan Winning bid: € 42
Size: 7.1 × 7.1 × 7.1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Amaranth Production year: 2004
Notes: Five pieces interlock and form a 4x4x4 cube.
 

Lot:  
2202
Name: Shaking Hands
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Robrecht Louage / Josef Pelikan Winning bid: € 50
Size: 8.8 × 7.4 × 7.4 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: c 2004
Notes: A six piece puzzle shaped like 'shaking hands' with two closed loop pieces. Level 14-4-2 but it feels a little harder due to the confusing nature of the moves. Disassembly by hand is a matter of time but reassembly... perhaps BurrTools?
 

Lot:  
2203
Name: No Nukes

Disassembled
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Ronald Kint-Bruynseels / Josef Pelikan Winning bid: € 80
Size: 14 × 14 × 14 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Maple, Jarrah Production year: 2003
Notes: Assemble the six pieces to form a larger contraption. Level 16-16-8-2 makes this quite complicated. Featured in CFF 63, March 2004, pp. 20-23. Photo with one piece left out for better view. Will be shipped disassembled.
 

Lot:  
2204
Name: Three Totally Trapped Sages
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Primitivo Familiar Ramos and Rafael Guarinos Abad / Pelikan Workshop Winning bid: € 50
Size: 6 × 6 × 6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Maple, ? Production year: 2006
Notes: Remove the three pieces from the cubic structure, and then reassemble the cube. Level 27-2. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2205
Name: William`s Wonder (a.k.a. Femganger)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: William Waite / Pelikan Winning bid: € 150
Size: 7.1 × 7.1 × 7.1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut Production year: 2004
Notes: Five very strange pieces (dis)assemble in 5 steps into a cube. Disassembly is especially tricky with the second move. Note: 'Femganger' is Danish for 5 moves. Excellent condition. In original box.
 

Lot:  
2206
Name: Three Totally Trapped Sages
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Primitivo Familiar Ramos and Rafael Guarinos Abad / Pelikan Workshop Winning bid: € 71
Size: 6 × 6 × 6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Maple, ? Production year: 2006
Notes: Remove the three pieces from the cubic structure, and then reassemble the cube. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2208
Name: Married Cube
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 80
Designer/Producer: Erik Johansson / ? Winning bid: € 51
Size: 8.9 × 8.9 × 8.9 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: ?
Notes: A peculiar nine piece burr with 3 sticks in each direction. Assembly is more difficult than one might expect due to the unusual positions of the notches. Excellent craftsmanship and condition.
 

Lot:  
2209
Name: Madeira Trick Box
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: ? Winning bid: € 57
Size: 12.8 × 8.4 × 2.9 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: ?
Notes: Madeira type trick box, but better quality than many Madeira boxes. See CFF 75 pp. 3-6 for background information. Apparently intended to pack a deck of playing cards (not included). Small chips missing at 3 corners, otherwise very good condition.
 

Lot:  
2211
Name: The “3 sticks“ puzzle
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 100
Designer/Producer: Michael Toulouzas Winning bid: € 147
Size: Ø c 8.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Palisander, Spanish Cedar, Maple Production year: 2008
Notes: Like many Coffin puzzles, this one too is based on the diagonal burr: 6 dissimilar pieces, only one sliding axis, some coordinate motion to completely take apart. But it is an original Toulouzas design. One piece internally named, dated and signed. Excellent fit and condition.
 

Lot:  
2213
Name: Quintuplets
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Franklin Gonsalves (India) / Pelikan Workshop Winning bid: € 51
Size: 8.4 × 8.4 × 8.4 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Frame: Jatoba - Pieces: Maple Production year: 2009
Notes: An open frame holds five pieces. (Dis)assemble requires an unexpected move. Level 4-3-1. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2218
Name: Peanut (STC-67)
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 80
Designer/Producer: Stewart Coffin / Josef Pelikan Winning bid: € 144
Size: Each octahedron Ø c 5.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Cherry, Mahogany Production year: c 2002
Notes: Six different pieces form an octahedral cluster, and also a variety of other shapes. Very good condition. With info sheet.
 

Lot:  
2219
Name: Sitting Bull
Puzzle Type: Serial assembly Estimated value: € 25
Designer/Producer: Georg Pfäffinger / Philos Spiele Winning bid: € 13
Size: 8.5 × 8.5 × 8.5 cm - 460 g LOT CLOSED
Materials: Cassia Siamea Production year: 2006
Notes: Nine pieces (dis)assemble in only one order into a 5x5x5 cube. Assembly from scratch will keep you busy for quite some time. New condition with wood box in plastic marketing packaging.
 

Lot:  
2220
Name: Roof Puzzle
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Juha Levonen Winning bid: € 86
Size: 8.5 × 8.5 × 6.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Oak Production year: c 2010
Notes: The cage contains 5 pieces. No single pieces wants to fall out. How to get them all out and back in again? Very good condition.
 

Lot:  
2221
Name: Boxed L-Burr #2
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Frans de Vreugd Winning bid: € 20
Size: 7.5 × 7.5 × 4.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Plywood Production year: 2008
Notes: Pack the four L-shaped burr pieces into the box with no parts sticking out. Unique level 15-5 solution. New with instruction sheet
 

Lot:  
2223
Name: Knowhow Emerald Puzzle Box

Open photo
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 70
Designer/Producer: Adrian Dale Winning bid: € 87
Size: 6.6 × 5.7 × 7.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Painted wood Production year: 1995
Notes: Well made by a clearly amateur craftsman. Minor chips on two opposite corners. Quite tricky opening process. With wrench and ample instructions and solution papers.
 

Puzzles by craftsmen from Israel, Australia, China and other countries:                      


Lot:  
2224
Name: Born Yesterday
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 200
Designer/Producer: Philippe Dubois Winning bid: € 315
Size: 9.8 × 9.8 × 9.8 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Mahogany (?) Production year: c 2000
Notes: Six identical pieces (dis)assemble either in coordinate motion, or in two pairs of 3 pieces. In fact, this is the classic diagonal burr, disguised almost beyond recognition. Excellent condition.
 

Lot:  
2225
Name: Rebel
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 175
Designer/Producer: Philippe Dubois Winning bid: € 491
Size: Sticks: 10.2 × 2 × 2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Mahogany Production year: c 1998
Notes: Twelve interlocking notched pieces. Similar to Coffin's Hexsticks (STC-25) but these pieces have a square cross-section, and there are no extra notches. Inscribed 'Gaby Games, POB 9037, Jerusalem'. Slightly looser than ideal. Very good condition.
 

Lot:  
2228
Name: Tangram Puzzle Box
Puzzle Type: 2D assembly Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: China Winning bid: € 130
Size: Box: 5.3 × 5 × 1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Ivory Production year: c 1830
Notes: Box is elaborately carved on top and sides and even, though 'only' in bas-relief, on the bottom. Pieces carved with floral motifs. No missing, damaged or broken parts. Very limited discolouring.
 

Metal Puzzles by craftsmen all over the world:                      


Lot:  
2232
Name: r2d2
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Roger Winning bid: € 334
Size: 8 × 4 × 2.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Aluminum, Steel Production year: c 2000
Notes: Move the smaller ball from one end to the other end. This was Roger's second puzzle.
 

Lot:  
2233
Name: Feuerzeug (Lighter)
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Roger Winning bid: € 550
Size: 10.1 × 4 × 2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Aluminum, Brass Production year: c 2000
Notes: Remove the flame from the lighter, then restore.
 

Lot:  
2235
Name: Caged Golf Ball
Puzzle Type: Impossible object Estimated value: € 150
Designer/Producer: Gary Foshee Winning bid: € 298
Size: 9.1 × 6.5 × 5.1 cm - 311 g LOT CLOSED
Materials: Aluminum Production year: c 1990
Notes: A golf ball inside a square 'pipe' is locked in by two solid pins. How was this made?
 

Twisty Puzzles by craftsmen all over the world:                      


Lot:  
2236
Name: Golden Cube “White“, signed
Puzzle Type: Twisty Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Tony Fisher / Uwe Meffert Winning bid: € 305
Size: 8 × 8 × 8 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: White plastic Production year: 2009
Notes: Skewb type puzzle with very unusual pieces and cuts. Originally invented by Tony Fisher in 2002, later produced by Meffert in several variations, this version in 2009. Moulded text on one side reads 'Tony Fisher's Golden Cube' and 'MEFFERT's CHALLENGE". On top are original signatures by both Tony Fisher and Uwe Meffert. New condition.
 

Lot:  
2237
Name: Golden Cube “Copper“, signed
Puzzle Type: Twisty Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Tony Fisher / Uwe Meffert Winning bid: € 290
Size: 8 × 8 × 8 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Copper metalized plastic Production year: 2009
Notes: Skewb type puzzle with very unusual pieces and cuts. Originally invented by Tony Fisher in 2002, later produced by Meffert in several variations, this version in 2009. Moulded text on one side reads 'Tony Fisher's Golden Cube' and 'MEFFERT's CHALLENGE". On top are original signatures by both Tony Fisher and Uwe Meffert. New condition.
 

Lot:  
2238
Name: Golden Cube “Silver“, signed
Puzzle Type: Twisty Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Tony Fisher / Uwe Meffert Winning bid: € 395
Size: 8 × 8 × 8 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Silver metalized plastic Production year: 2009
Notes: Skewb type puzzle with very unusual pieces and cuts. Originally invented by Tony Fisher in 2002, later produced by Meffert in several variations, this version in 2009. Moulded text on one side reads 'Tony Fisher's Golden Cube' and 'MEFFERT's CHALLENGE". On top are original signatures by both Tony Fisher and Uwe Meffert. New condition.
 

Lot:  
2239
Name: Golden Cube “Gold“, signed
Puzzle Type: Twisty Estimated value: € 300
Designer/Producer: Tony Fisher / Uwe Meffert Winning bid: € 290
Size: 8 × 8 × 8 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Gold metalized plastic Production year: 2009
Notes: Skewb type puzzle with very unusual pieces and cuts. Originally invented by Tony Fisher in 2002, later produced by Meffert in several variations, this version in 2009. Moulded text on one side reads 'Tony Fisher's Golden Cube' and 'MEFFERT's CHALLENGE". On top are original signatures by both Tony Fisher and Uwe Meffert. New condition.
 

IPP Exchange Puzzles:                      


Lot:  
2241
Name: Looney Module Puzzle

Partially expanded
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: James Dalgety / Pentangle Winning bid: € 71
Size: 7.5 × 7.5 × 7.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Mahogany, Beech Production year: 1989
Notes: Four identical pieces slide in a coordinate motion in 4 directions. Original in box with information sheet.
IPP-10 puzzle from James Dalgety
 

Lot:  
2242
Name: Four Keys
Puzzle Type: Take apart Estimated value: € 50
Designer/Producer: Tom Lensch & Walt Hoppe Winning bid: € 34
Size: 12.7 × 3.7 × 6.2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut Production year: 1994
Notes: A clever variation on Hoffmann's puzzle XXII on page 33 of his book, making it a lot more difficult to take apart. The four 'keys' are held together by a central keyhole. They are all slightly different and each has its own location and orientation in the keyhole. Keyhole is stamped with TL logo. Like new condition. IPP-14 exchange puzzle from Tom Lensch
 

Lot:  
2243
Name: Slide-it-out #2
Puzzle Type: Pathfinding Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Rik van Grol Winning bid: € 43
Size: 18 × 2.7 × 1.1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Plywood Production year: 1996
Notes: A Dutch 10 cents coin is held inside. The central panel must negotiate an internal maze to free the coin. Excellent condition with original instructions card.
IPP-16 exchange puzzle from Rik van Grol
 

Lot:  
2244
Name: SomaTube 2-6 #14
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Frans de Vreugd / ? Winning bid: € 85
Size: 8.3 × 8.3 × 8.3 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Aluminum, Wood, Acrylic Production year: 1996
Notes: The 7 Soma pieces made in square aluminum tube must be assembled into a cube so that 9 wood pins pass through them. Complete in original packaging.
IPP-16 exchange puzzle from Frans de Vreugd
 

Lot:  
2248
Name: Drumsticks

Taken apart
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Vladimir Belnov / Allen Rolfs Winning bid: € 62
Size: 15 × 4 × 2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Hardwood, Brass Production year: 1999
Notes: Separate the two sticks. One piece marked 'Rolfs 99'.
IPP-19 exchange puzzle from Allen Rolfs
 

Lot:  
2249
Name: Pack the Puzzle
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Naoyuki Iwase Winning bid: € 20
Size: 7.3 × 5.9 × 5.2 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood Production year: 2001
Notes: Pack six pentomino pieces into the 3x3x4 with 4 cubes already fixed and 2 voids remaining. Only 3 solutions. With original information and solution sheet.
IPP-21 exchange puzzle from Naoyuki Iwase.
 

Lot:  
2251
Name: Rho’s Bush
Puzzle Type: 3D assembly Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Don Charnley / Puzzlecraft (Steve Strickland) Winning bid: € 25
Size: 7.6 × 7.6 × 7.6 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Granadillo Production year: 2003
Notes: Assemble the four pieces into a cube-shape construction of 14 rhombic dodecahedra. In original box.
IPP-23 exchange puzzle from Ginda Fisher.
 

Lot:  
2253
Name: Barricade Puzzle
Puzzle Type: 2D packing Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Goh Pit Khiam / Walter Hoppe Winning bid: € 65
Size: 9.2 × 10.1 × 1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut Production year: 2004
Notes: Put the five identical pieces flat into the tray. New condition with information and solution sheet.
IPP-24 exchange puzzle from Tom Rodgers
 

Lot:  
2255
Name: The 1773 Tees Puzzle
Puzzle Type: 2D assembly Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Rob Hegge / Walter Hoppe Winning bid: € 24
Size: 11.4 × 7.5 × 1 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Walnut Production year: 2006
Notes: Pack 11 polyominoes into the 10x6 tray. Excellent condition and with original information and solution sheet.
IPP-26 exchange puzzle from Rob Hegge
 

Lot:  
2256
Name: Quantum Entanglement
Puzzle Type: Interlocking Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Pit Khiam Goh / Buttonius Winning bid: € 22
Size: 4.7 × 4.7 × 2.9 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Plywood, Acrylic Production year: 2006
Notes: Fit all 6 pieces into the frame. Unique level 48 solution.
IPP-26 exchange puzzle from Frans de Vreugd
 

Lot:  
2257
Name: Woo Tuck Shuet!!... The Vessel of Happiness

Packaging
Puzzle Type: Dexterity / Opening Estimated value: € 60
Designer/Producer: Stephen Chin Winning bid: € 104
Size: Ø 6.5 cm × 11.6 cm high (incl. stand) LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood, Steel Production year: 2008
Notes: Goal #1: balance the vessel upright without the stand.
Goal #2: open the vessel without destroying it. In original sock and kangaroo pouch.
IPP-28 exchange puzzle from Stephen Chin.
 

Lot:  
2258
Name: Slide in Slide
Puzzle Type: Sliding Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Hiroshi Yamamoto / DYLAN-Kobo Winning bid: € 20
Size: 12 × 15 × 1.5 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Wood, Plastic Production year: 2008
Notes: Move the green and red discs from start to finish. New condition with engraved instructions and separate solution sheet.
IPP-28 exchange puzzle from Meiko Kimura
 

Lot:  
2259
Name: Banded Dovetail Puzzle
Puzzle Type: Opening Estimated value: € 40
Designer/Producer: Perry McDaniel / Kathleen Malcolmson Winning bid: € 193
Size: 7.9 × 5.9 × 3.3 cm LOT CLOSED
Materials: Mahogany, Alder, Prima vera Production year: 2009
Notes: Open the box, find the hidden compartment and the coin. New condition in original pouch. Solution available.
IPP-29 exchange puzzle from Robert Sandfield
 

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