Märklin 8003 Mercedes 300 'ADENAUER' issue. Deep red issue. Near mint plus/unboxed. Scarce model from The Berlin Collection.
The official car of Konrad Adenauer, the first Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany. In office from 1949 to 1963, he employed six custom convertible, hardtop, and landaulet versions during his tenure.
This deep red issue has a most pleasing lustre, with a shining silver trim, untarnished spun wheels and supple original tyres.
Shiny tinplate base.
A little chipping mostly to the front bumper.