Dinky Toys 503 Foden Flat Truck with Tailboard

Foden Flat Truck with Tailboard by Dinky Toys, No. 503. 1st type two tone green. Very scarce. Very, very near mint/boxed. Sensational example from The Denis Tyler Collection. QDT starting bid £500. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.

Dinky supertoys 503 foden flat truck tailboard gg369 front

Price: £5,206.00

This item is no longer for sale, price for reference only.

Notes

We are delighted to offer for sale this rare 1st type Dinky Foden Tailboard model from 1947-early 1948. A scarce first type Foden with a deep green 1st type cab and chassis with a paler back, flash and hubs. This model has none of the retouching or repainting that can often plague these valuable early Dinky commercial trucks.
Smart lustre and fine original radial tyres.
Outstanding virtually mint condition.

Dinky supertoys 503 foden flat truck tailboard gg369 back

Dinky supertoys 503 foden flat truck tailboard gg369 base

Correct that this early example has a small tow hook. No tank slits or chain post bosses on the base. 20 mph label is still in place.
Correct that this model comes in an early buff picture box. Bright paper label on the top surface and at one lid short end. Bright and fresh throughout, showing that this model has been carefully stored and rarely handled.
Gives the impression of unsold, old shop stock.

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