Corgi Gift Set 27
Corgi Gift Set 27 Machinery Carrier & Priestman Shovel Gift Set. Near mint plus - very near mint/boxed, with leaflet. From The Fenman Collection.
This fine two-piece Gift Set from Corgi is always popular with collectors. This example is in all original and unused condition comprising:
a) Corgi 1128 Priestman Cub Shovel. Deep orange-red issue. In close to mint condition with barely a mark. Intact original black rubber tracks. Complete ‘Priestman Cub’ transfer at the side, a couple of little top edge nicks to the transfer at the rear of the vehicle. Mechanism for raising and lowering the jib works well. Cab containing driver is glazed.
b) Corgi 1131 Bedford TK Machinery Carrier. In very close to mint condition and comes with both wing mirrors, just one of the little reflective ‘mirror’ pieces now. Pleasing lustre. Black detachable rear axle (marking to the paint finish) and moveable ramps. Spun shaped hubs. As-new tyres. Bright metal parts. Complete with both spare tyres.
Box base is made of polystyrene and is fresh and bright with light blue Corgi Toys lettering. A little minor marking caused by the models.
The colourful pictorial lid is complete and tear-free. Light wear includes a couple of little areas of staining.
Year of issue 1963.