Corgi Toys Gift Set 2 Land-Rover with Rice's Trailer
Land-Rover with Rice's Pony Trailer & Pony by Corgi Toys Gift Set, No. 2. Rare TRANSITION issue with SUSPENSION from 1962, with mid-green Landrover with interior, shaped spun wheels and cream plastic canopy. PLUM-RED Trailer with cast drawbar. Rare promotional print on card box. Very near mint boxed, with Slip & 2 packing pieces. A First for QDT! From The Gower Collection. Starting bid £300. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
Issued during 1962 only, this fine Gift Set is the rare transition issue, released just prior to the tan and cream version. This rare set comprises:
1) Rare mid-green Land Rover with a cream plastic textured tilt, with lemon interior, suspension on shaped spun wheels.
2) Deep plum-red red and black Trailer with shaped spun wheels with suspension and a cast drawbar.
The original brown plastic pony is still present.
The outer card pictorial end flap box promotes the ‘with suspension feature’ with black print on both box faces " LAND-ROVER WITH SPRING SUSPENSION’. Complete showing a little light wear. Nice to see that the packing piece for the pony, the little informative slip and larger packing piece is still present.