French Dinky Toys 541 Mercedes-Benz Autocar
Mercedes-Benz Autocar by French Dinky Toys, No. 541. Near mint plus/boxed. Scarce find with combination of SILVER PAINTED CAST WHEELS & SPUN WHEELS. From The Woodford Green Collection. Starting bid £150. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
Issued between 1963-71 in various shades, this version has a distinctive vivid red lower with a fawn upper. Seats 18. Window glazing, light grey interior, shiny base.
A scarce version with shiny shaped spun wheels at the front, silver painted cast wheels at the rear.
Occasional little mark to the paint finish.
The colourful end flap box is attractive with full colour illustrations, adding to the appeal. Very light wear.