Nicky Toys 239 Vanwall Racing Car
Vanwall Racing Car by Nicky/Dinky Toys, No.239. Metallic red version. Very, very near mint/boxed. Scarce EARLY ISSUE WITH SPUN WHEELS & SEPARATE TYRES. From A Phenomenal Collection. Starting bid £200. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
Sought after models that are so difficult to find in good condition! Dinky dies were sold to the Indian Firm S. Kumar & Co. trading as Atamco. (1968-70). Often known as Indian-Dinky toys, the finish was poor in comparison.
A very close to mint example finished in silver, blue plastic driver, steering wheel. Shiny shaped spun wheels & well-shaped original tyres with fine tread.
Racing number 35 (complete).
In virtually mint condition.
Note the shiny base has ‘INKY’ (not Dinky on the base) and product number.
The colourful correct box (ATAMCO P LTD. Calcutta) is colourful, clean and complete. Light wear and a small seam tear.