Corgi Gift Set 13
Corgi Gift Set 13 Renault R16 Tour De France Paramount Film Unit. Very near mint/boxed, with SILVER Tripod. Model specific leaflet. Later issue with plain orange card back drop. From The Oslo Collection.
This scarce original Gift Set comprises:
A black and white Renault in very close to mint, unused condition with a decorative bonnet transfer (minor front edge wear)) and intact door labels. ‘Paramount’ roof sign labels are clean (often found with staining)and intact. Car comes with the spare wheel in the bonnet, driver, camera man and camera. Version with silver tripod.
Bright silver base and as-new original tyres with "Corgi Toys’ embossed. Detailed cast wheels.
Mere dot or two to the paint finish and a couple of little marks to the back edge of the red section. Appears to have been rarely off the clean polystyrene base. Original bands .
Slightly later version with a plain orange card backdrop inside the box. Complete, fresh and bright. This set includes the race leader on his bicycle in his yellow jersey.
The header card window box is colourful, clean and fresh with an attractive header card scene. Very crisp. Lightest crease at header card reverse where it joins the main body of the box. Original cellophane has a little puncture.
Model specific leaflet is included.