Dinky Gift Set 42 Police Hut, Motor Cycle Patrol and Policemen. Excellent plus - near mint/boxed. Pre-war very scarce set. From The BST Collection.
A scarce and early Gift Set from Dinky with great nostalgic British appeal! A rare find.
1) Dinky 42A Police Box – often these early models suffer from fatigue due to the instability of the alloys. This example is happily free form crazing although there are a few little chips to the paint finish . Few little chips to the model. Excellent plus.
2) Dinky 42B Motorcycle Patrol in excellent plus original condition.Few chips and faint crazing in places, consistent with age. Intact original, white, solid rubber wheels. Nearly always split, these have survived better than most!
3) Dinky 42C Point Duty Policemanin a white coat. Near mint.
4) Dinky 42D Point Duty Policeman in a blue uniform. Near mint.
*Inner carded tray is fresh, bright and clean with no loss of colour vibrancy. A wonderful London scene backdrop for these items.
Powder blue lift off lid box is bright and clean with no graffiti or splits. Wear including rubbing at some edges and the occasional grubby mark.