Dinky 140B/156

Dinky 140B/156 Rover 75 Saloon. Maroon with MAROON wheels version. Large print baseplate. Very near mint/boxed. Scarce. From The West Midlands Collection. Starting bid £200. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.

Dinky toys 156 rover 75 saloon yy688

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This classic Dinky Rover Saloon has a rich, original, deep maroon finish with maroon wheels (a more difficult find).
An appealing lustre to this rarely handled example:

Dinky toys 156 rover 75 saloon yy6881

Dinky toys 156 rover 75 saloon yy6882

Shiny base and smooth original tyres are well-shaped. Note that this model has the large print and Rover 75 cast on the underside of the roof.
Occasional little mark to the paint finish.
The lighter yellow pictorial box is strongly-coloured, crisp and complete. Correct spot at the end flaps too. Very light wear. Little penned writing on the box underside.