LEGO Grand Carousel set

Grand Carousel

The Grand Carousel (10196-1) is a LEGO Creator set that was released in June 2009 and retired in May 2011 with a shelf life of 2 years .

This LEGO set has 3,261 pieces and had a RRP of $249.99 (£179.99 / -€) which equates to a price per piece of 0.08c (0.06p / 0.00€) . Since it retired it has grown in value by 345.5% and now has a value of $1,113.71 based on average sale price over the last 6 months.

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This set contains 11 minifigures with a combined value of $67.86. All of the minifigures in this set are exclusive, meaning they don't appear in any other LEGO sets.

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Value breakdown

The current value of Grand Carousel is $1,113.71

The 11 minifigures in this set make up 6% of the total set value.

The Plain Blue Torso with White Arms, Sand Blue Legs, Black Male Hair minfigure is the most valuable minifigure in this set who alone contributes 2% of the sets value .

Set pieces

The Grand Carousel has 3261 pieces and is ranked 74 on the list of biggest LEGO sets ever made.

The most common colour in this set is White

The most common part in this set is Plate 1 x 1

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Set details

Name: Grand Carousel

Theme: Creator

Sub Theme: Creator Expert

Set number: 10196-1

Status: Retired

Retired for: 13 years, 1 month

Pieces: 3,261

Minifigures: 11

Released: June 2009

Retired: May 2011

Shelf life: 2 years,

US Flag $249.99
GB Flag £179.99
EU Flag -€
US Flag 0.077c
GB Flag 0.055p
EU Flag -

Set value

Confidence: Low

Current value: $1,113.71

Increase from RRP: 345.5%

Yearly ROI: 26.4%

Where to buy

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Most expensive:
Plain Blue Torso with White Arms, Sand Blue Legs, Black Male Hair
Least expensive:
Overalls with Tools in Pocket Blue, Reddish Brown Ponytail Hair, Lipstick, Dark Blue Short Legs
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Faded medal
74th biggest LEGO set ever made
Faded medal
9th biggest LEGO Creator set
Faded medal
40th most valuable LEGO set
Gold medal
1st most valuable LEGO Creator set

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