"DINKY TOYS" Illuminated Sign. With working illumination (re-wired). Near mint. Rare 1950's original point of sale sign from The BST Collection.
An attractive sign with wooden "DINKY TOYS’ lettering fixed atop a red coloured panel within a grey metal frame. ‘MADE BY MECCANO LTD.’ in yellow print (working illumination, this sign has been rewired and now has a two-pin plug fitting. Frosted glass and pressed steel fitting. Sign measures approx. 40 cms x 8cms x 14.5 cms.
Light wear mostly at one top corner of the pressed steel backing.
Fitted with new bulbs which illuminate the sign well. Also included are 2 of the original bulbs although one no longer works.