LEGO Research Institute set

Research Institute

The Research Institute (21110-1) is a LEGO Ideas and CUUSOO set that was released in August 2014 and retired in February 2015 with a shelf life of 7 months .

This LEGO set has 164 pieces and had a RRP of $19.99 (£15.99 / 19.99€) which equates to a price per piece of 0.12c (0.10p / 0.12€) . Since it retired it has grown in value by 102.1% and now has a value of $40.41 based on average sale price over the last 6 months.

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This set contains 3 minifigures with a combined value of $17.74. 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 Research Institute is $40.41

The 3 minifigures in this set make up 44% of the total set value.

The Research Scientist Female, White Lab Coat minfigure is the most valuable minifigure in this set who alone contributes 20% of the sets value .

Set pieces

The Research Institute has 164 pieces and is ranked 5146 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 Tile 1 x 1 with Groove

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Set details

Name: Research Institute

Theme: Ideas and CUUSOO

Set number: 21110-1

Status: Retired

Retired for: 9 years, 5 months

Pieces: 164

Minifigures: 3

Released: August 2014

Retired: February 2015

Shelf life: 7 months

US Flag $19.99
GB Flag £15.99
EU Flag 19.99€
US Flag 0.122c
GB Flag 0.098p
EU Flag 0.122€

Set value

Confidence: High

Current value: $40.41

Increase from RRP: 102.1%

Yearly ROI: 10.8%

Where to buy

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Most expensive:
Research Scientist Female, White Lab Coat
Least expensive:
Research Scientist Female, Magenta Scarf
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5146th biggest LEGO set ever made
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57th biggest LEGO Ideas and CUUSOO set

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