Dinky Toys 917 Mercedes-Benz Truck & Trailer
Mercedes-Benz Truck & Trailer by Dinky Toys, No. 917. Scarce version with an ALL-BLUE CAB. Very near mint (with both wing mirrors)/boxed, with polystyrene packing & packing sponge. From The Marc Mulvale Collection. Starting bid £150. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
A Dinky heavyweight two piece set made between 1968-74.
A shining mid-blue and yellow finish on both items, complete with white detachable tilts. Truck is a more difficult find with an all-blue cab. Red interior. Jewelled headlights and number plates (front and rear). Nice to see that both wing mirrors are present and intact.
Very close to mint. Occasional negligible mark, small bend to one of the wing mirrors (minor chrome rub to the other).
The detailed card sleeve is clean, crisp, complete and bright. Lightest wear.
The all card outer box is complete and bright. Seam tear and a smaller seam tear besides. Polystyrene packing pieces are included a well as the packing sponge. Note the small label included too.