Corgi 1143

Corgi 1143 American La France Aerial Rescue Truck. Scarce with RED WHEELS. Very near mint/boxed (early window box) with Retailer Card. From The Reference Collection.

C1143r261

Price: £135.00

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

Notes

A detailed and impressive fire engine from Corgi’s Major Pack range. This articulated fire truck is complete with all six firemen and all sections of the telescopic ladder, jewelled headlights, aerial and perfect “American La France” lettering and crest transfers. Certainly, this model has never been played with. A few little marks that you have to search for. Complete with all delicate parts intact including the wing mirrors! Detailed cast wheels in red. Rotating turntable and detachable tractor unit. Silver base.
Very close to mint condition.

C1143r2611

C1143r2612

A little understandable marking where the two components attach and a little chrome loss to the delicate aerial.
The early light blue and yellow large cellophane-fronted window box has intact original cellophane. Card is complete if a touch grubby with a few very minor end flap handling tears and a small surface scuff. Wonderfully vibrant detailed scene on the box reverse.
Moulded polystyrene inner sleeve has a tape repair to one end.
Great to see that that this example comes with the rare original header card/retailer card.

You may like

Corgi toys 352 raf staff car hh186 front

Corgi Toys 352 RAF Staff Car

RAF Staff Car - Standard Vanguard by Corgi Toys, No. 352. Very, very near mint (blue-tinted windows version)/boxed.

More details

Corgi toys 66 massey ferguson tractor hh185 front

Corgi Toys 66 Massey Ferguson Tractor

Massey Ferguson 165 Tractor by Corgi Toys, No. 66. Very, very near mint/boxed. With packing card.

More details

Corgi toys 267 batmobile hh182 front

Corgi Toys 267 Batmobile

Batmobile by Corgi Toys, No. 267. Scarce issue with wide Whizzwheels and chrome hubs. In the scarce late issue box. Very near mint/boxed.

More details