Corgi 1121 Chipperfield's Circus Crane Truck. Near mint plus/boxed. Harder to find *Silver painted jib version* with metal tow hook. With card packing pieces & Instructions. Very nice box! From The Eric Morris Collection.
A brightly-coloured circus crane truck issued during 1960-62, and part of the Major Pack range of Corgi models. A vibrant red lustrous paint finish with light blue “Chipperfields Circus” lettering on both sides, matching hubs and a sleek silver-painted tinplate jib (harder to find) and hook. In perfect working condition, this model has no signs of corrosion or dulling to the finish.
Intact metal tow hook. Bright and shiny cuff of the winding handle.
Occasional little exposed edge chip.
The lift-off lid pictorial card box is clean and complete with vibrant colours. Close to pristine, in fact. Two original card packing pieces included.
Corgi model specific informative slip which incorporates a Corgi Club Membership Form too!