Corgi Toys 479 Camera Van Samuelson
Commer Mobile Camera Van 'Samuelson' by Corgi Toys, No. 479. Near mint plus/boxed. CAST WHEELS & GOLD TRIPOD issue. With equipment case & packing card. From The Kingshill Collection.
This blue and white Commer Van has a bright mid-blue interior, and a more difficult find with cast wheels. As-new Corgi tyres with ‘Corgi Toys’ embossed. Suspension is fine. Note that this version has a gold tripod, more often found with a silver tripod. Complete with intact ‘Samuelson Film Service Limited’ paper label on both sides of the van. Includes the little black plastic opening equipment case, 3 position cameraman and his rotating camera.
In close to mint condition with a few small marks to the paint.
The header card picture box is bright with vivid colours. Crisp. The large header card has a crease at the reverse where it meets the box. The original cellophane window is still in place and has a couple of small punctures.
The colourful card inner is bright, clean and crisp. Little edge ruffle to the additional card piece where it has come into contact with the edge of the van. Repaired tear to the card inner on one side.