Corgi Toys 1121 Chipperfield's Circus Crane Truck
Chipperfield's Circus Crane Truck by Corgi Toys, No. 1121. Very near mint /boxed. Harder to find version in SCARLET with silver painted jib. With all card packing pieces & Instructions. Very nice box! From The Pennsylvanian Collection.
A brightly-coloured circus crane truck issued during 1960-62, and part of the Major Pack range of Corgi models. A vibrant scarlet red lustrous paint finish with light blue “Chipperfields Circus” lettering on both sides, matching hubs and a sleek silver-painted tinplate jib (harder to find) and hook.
For comparison only, please take a look at this example in the foreground when set alongside the deeper red version also available.
In perfect working condition, this model has no signs of corrosion or dulling to the finish.
Intact tow hook. Bright and shiny cuff of the winding handle.
Couple of tiny marks to the lustrous finish and a very small area of paint bubbling on the roof (as-made).
The lift-off lid pictorial card box is clean and complete with vibrant colours. Two original card packing pieces included as well as the packing ring.
Corgi model specific informative slip and a Corgi Club Membership Form too!