Dinky Toys Gift Set No. 1 Station Staff
Station Staff by Dinky Toys, No.1. Rare Pre-War version. Excellent plus /boxed. Rare item from The Woodford Green Collection. QDT starting bid £125. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
The first we have offered for sale in a long time.
6 ‘O’ Gauge Station staff figures dressed in blue – each one different:
1) 1b Guard with green flag in left hand, whistle in right.
2)1c Ticket Collector, with left hand extended. Ticket punch held in the other.
3) 1d Driver, with oil can.
4)1e Porter with bags (yellow in right, red in left).
5) 1f Porter (no luggage, walking pose).
Each figure is strung to the original deep yellow card insert, with greenish-gold thread. Some wear to paint finish, including to brown base edges.
Colourful lift-off lid, patterned box has a bright and fresh complete paper label. ‘DINKY TOYS’ in yellow print. MECCANO LTD. in white print below. Complete, light yellow paper label at a short lid end. No tears or repairs. No graffiti. Light wear.