Corgi Toys Gift Set 27 Machinery Carrier & Priestman Shovel
Machinery Carrier & Priestman Shovel Gift Set by Corgi Toys, No. 27. Very near mint/boxed. From The Woodside Collection.
This fine two-piece Gift Set from Corgi is always popular with collectors. This example is in all original and unused condition comprising:
a) Corgi 1128 Priestman Cub Shovel. Deep orange-red issue. In very close to mint condition with barely a mark. Intact original black rubber tracks. Complete ‘Priestman Cub’ transfer at the side. Mechanism for raising and lowering the jib works well. Cab containing driver is glazed.
b) Corgi 1131 Bedford TK Machinery Carrier. In very close to mint condition, with both wing mirrors, including both reflective ‘mirror’ pieces still in place. Pleasing lustre. Black detachable rear axle and moveable ramps. Spun shaped hubs. As-new tyres. Bright metal parts. Complete with both spare tyres. Little smudge of factory blue paint on side of the flatbed.
Box base is made of polystyrene and is fresh and bright with light blue Corgi Toys lettering. Very close to shop-fresh.
The colourful pictorial lid is complete, clean and fresh-looking.
Year of issue 1963.