CTJ

Original Corgi Prototype of the Tom & Jerry Vehicle. A wonderfully endearing item from 'The New European' Collection.

Price: £2,500.00

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

Notes

__An exceptional collection of prototypes were purchased by ‘The New European’ Collector, largely originating from two well-documented sources i.e. the auction of the property of Marcel Van Cleemput at Sotheby’s Auction House in 1999 and the Losch Auction House in Germany during 2000_.

Pictured in The Great Book of Corgi, this is is a charming prototype featuring both comical cartoon characters Tom and Jerry!
Based on the Corgi 859 Magic Roundabout model Mr. McHenry’s Trike, this model is finished in bright turquoise and yellow, with Tom steering the trike. Wind the handle at the rear, and clever, opportunistic Jerry pops up, complete with his filched ice cream!

Ctjg151

Ctjg152

Prototype measures approx. 12 cms in length. Intact delicate ’Tom’s Ices’ label. Tom has lost most of one of his ears, unfortunately and has a repair.
This item never went into production.

You may like

Corgi Toys Gift Set 21 Chipperfields Circus Crane Truck & Menagerie

Chipperfield's Circus Set by Corgi Toys, Gift Set No. 21. Near mint plus- very, very near mint/boxed. A scarce and desirable Gift Set. From The Pennsylvanian Collection. Starting bid £500. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.

More details

Corgi 204 Rover 90 Saloon

Rover 90 Saloon by Corgi Toys. No. 204. Later two tone issue in METALLIC BURNISHED CERISE & OYSTER (distinctive almost pale grey shade) flat spun wheels. Very near mint/boxed. Scarce. From The Pennsylvanian Collection. Starting bid £200. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.

More details

Corgi Toys 1131 Carrimore Detachable Axle Machinery Carrier

Carrimore Detachable Axle Machinery Carrier by Corgi Toys, No. 1131. Version with mid-blue cab, yellow spare wheel mount, YELLOW rear axle. Very scarce. Near mint plus/boxed. From The Pennsylvanian Collection. Starting bid £200. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.

More details