Nicky (Dinky) Toys 405 Universal Jeep
Universal Jeep by Nicky (Dinky) Toys, No. 405. Very near mint/boxed. NON-METALLIC Mid-green (not military green). Rare version - and another First for QDT! From The Berlin Collection. Starting bid £200. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
Sought after models that are so difficult to find in good condition! Dinky dies were sold to the Indian Firm S. Kumar & Co. trading as Atamco. (1968-70). Often known as Indian-Dinky toys, the finish was poor in comparison. This example was made during 1970.
This Universal Jeep model is another difficult find in rich non-metallic green. in very close to perfect condition with a pleasing lustre and a silver trim.
Plastic one-piece wheels.
Shiny black windscreen. Small chip at the back edge of one of the seats and the occasional little mark besides.
The pictorial card box is complete and bright , although rather worn now with a puncture and a small tear.