"RAMBLER STATION WAGON" BOXED FRICTION CAR (LICENSE PLATE BOX).
$172.50 (Includes 15% Buyer's Premium)
Original cardboard box w/illustrated lid contains 8" long nicely designed tin litho car. Made in Japan by Frankonia/Haji, ©1965. Box lid design features main panel design showing station wagon and sides are illustrated w/50 US states, District of Columbia and 11 Canadian province license plates that were meant to be cut out. Box remains uncut and free of any splits but shows scattered wear w/.5" edge tear on lid corner. Still VF. Car features nicely detailed tin litho interior w/separate plastic steering wheel. Plated luggage rack and bumpers, front bumper has slot to hold cardboard license plate cut out from lid. Luggage rack shows some aging but o/w car is Exc. w/working friction.
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