Set Value (New/Sealed)

This chart represents the current new/sealed value of the set Gears since June 1965. Medium accuracy
LEGO 001 Gears was a 43 piece Samsonite set released in 1965. From the LEGO Samsonite catalog - "Adds action to any Lego set. Contains 12 gears in assorted sizes and colors, plus enough extra parts to make entire gear assemblies. This set, combined with any collection of Lego, offers a world of engineering possibilities."

The current value for a new and sealed Gears is estimated at $198 with an average yearly gain of about 6%. On the open market, a used set will fetch in the range of between $32 and $44 depending on the condition.
Gears is a relatively rare set as we have not seen set 001-1 currently for sale in primary or secondary markets in over 6 months. The current value of this set might be slightly higher then what we have estimated. The last brand new Gears seen was sold on ebay.com.

Sets in Samsonite / Basic Set

Theme / Subtheme Samsonite / Basic Set
Year 1965
Pieces 304
Availability Retired
610-3 LEGO Samsonite Super Wheel Toy Set Long Box
Retail $9.95
Value $620.27
Growth  +6133.9%
Annual growth 7.3%
Theme / Subtheme Samsonite / Basic Set
Year 1965
Pieces 301
Availability Retired
022-2 LEGO Samsonite Doll Furniture
Retail $2.75
Theme / Subtheme Samsonite / Basic Set
Year 1965
Pieces 3
Availability Retired
002 LEGO 4.5V Samsonite Gears Motor Set
Retail $4.95
Value $199.27
Growth  +3925.7%
Annual growth 6.5%
Theme / Subtheme Samsonite / Basic Set
Year 1965
Availability Retired
1610-3 LEGO Samsonite Sears Super Wheel Toy Set
Retail $9.99
Theme / Subtheme Samsonite / Basic Set
Year 1965
Availability Retired
610-4 LEGO Samsonite Super Wheel Toy Set Tall Box
Retail $9.95
Value $471.63
Growth  +4640.0%
Annual growth 6.8%