Corgi Toys 513 Citroen Safari Alpine Rescue
Citroen Safari Alpine Rescue Car by Corgi Toys, No. 513. Very, very near mint/boxed. Yellow roof rack with yellow skis and poles version. From The Hastings Collection.
Issued between 1970-72.
The Citroen has a crisp white finish with a vivid red roof and tailgate, bright and complete, detailed Alpine Rescue labels on bonnet and doors. The car has cast hubs with spoked wheel detail. Fine original tyres with ‘Corgi Toys’ embossed.
Hard to find a mark to the paint finish.
Comes complete with the yellow roof rack containing both yellow poles, silver sled and yellow skis. All delicate parts are intact. Also included – the figure and, of course, the St. Bernard dog. Intact bubble cover has minor marking.
The blue and yellow window box is bright, fresh and clean. Light wear (includes a little ‘in the print’ speckling) and a tiny part-thickness card plinth end tear. Complete with original cellophane intact.