Dinky Toys 129 Volkswagen 1300 De Luxe Saloon
Volkswagen 1300 De Luxe Saloon by Dinky Toys, No.129. Metallic blue issue with spun wheels, rear light details. Early issue with DE LUXE SALOON on the box. Mint/boxed. From The Wesley Lodge Collection.
Issued between 1965-72, this example was issued at the start of the production run (later this model would have Volkswagen Sedan printed on the box, and later still with Speedwheels and in a bubble pack).
In mint condition. Slightly lighter blue than later issues. Note too the presence of silver detail on these early issues behind the bumper as well as rear lights. Jewelled headlights.
Bright plastic base and Roadway. With period price pencilled. Fine perspex lid too with black informative label.