Corgi Toys 440 Cortina Golfing Set
Ford Consul Super Estate Car Golfing Set by Corgi Toys, No. 440. Near mint plus/boxed. With accessories & OPENING TAILGATE Sign. From The Pennsylvanian Collection.
A popular Corgi set issued between 1966-69, this Cortina Estate model has a lustrous metallic blue finish.
This set comprises:
1) Corgi 491 Ford Consul Super Estate Car with “wood” side panels, suspension on bright shaped spun wheels, jewelled headlights, cream interior and opening tailgate. Bright chrome. Fine, well-shaped tyres. Close to mint condition with a few little marks to the paint finish.
Inner card stand is clean, with vibrant colours.Crisp and vibrant, showing minimal handling. Note the print at the front section of the plinth which is out of focus (but as -printed). Tiny wear to the section where the golf clubs are slotted. Complete with pull tabs at the sides.
The outer box is complete, bright and tear-free, with quite a crisp feel. Light wear.
Nice to see that this model includes the promotional ‘OPENING TAILGATE’ card sign which would prop open the boot.