Corgi Toys 282 Mini-Cooper Rally
Mini-Cooper Rally by Corgi Toys, No. 282. Assumed mint/boxed (later 'Rainbow' Box). Never opened! Version with BLUE-GREEN GLAZING. Scarce. From The Bluehouse Corgi Collection. QDT starting bid £100. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
This sought-after little car was made by Corgi between 1971-74. It has a smart black and white finish with a luminous orange and black paper stripe label on the roof. Racing numbers ‘177’. Bright red detailed interior, jewelled headlights, Whizzwheels. Opening bonnet and boot. Chrome details.
Intact roof label. Note the blue-green glazing (2nd issue, early version has clear glazing).
Assumed mint (the box has never been opened).
It comes in a bright, crisp, later ‘Rainbow’ window box with intact original cellophane window. Day-one vivid colours to the crisp card. Tiny wear. Note the period ‘Woolworth’ label.