Dinky Toys 651 Centurion Tank
Centurion Tank by Dinky Toys, No. 651 . Gloss military green version. With rivetted MATTE base & PLASTIC rollers. Scarce. Very near mint/boxed. In late picture box. From The 25 Year Collection in California.
A classic Dinky military model first made in 1954 – up until 1970 – and an essential component in your Dinky military collection. This particular version has a gloss military green finish, and a more difficult find with a rivetted matte black base. Plastic rollers.
Complete with supple tracks, military markings and a swivelling turret.
In very close to mint condition.
The tank is presented in the later issue pictorial scene box with lift-off lid (later still an end flap box would be used).
Colourful and complete showing shelf grubbiness on the underside and a little light marking besides. Inside surface of the base has a minro repair. Rusty staples.