Dinky 029e-F-6 Isobloc Coach

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This model is the Dinky 29e-F-6 Isobloc Coach in Silver and Red.

The model features no opening parts, all features are cast into the body casting with hte exception of the tinplate ladder at the rear. At the front the headlight lenses and stylised badge are picked out in silver as is the front bumper. The lower body is red and the upper body is silver. The sides show cast body lines and the wheel arches are picked out in a streamlined silver pattern. On the rear, a black tinplate ladder leadsto the luggage rack on the roof. This is the second casting of the model with ridged luggage rack floor. There is no interior and no glazing on this model.

All wheels are of the solid, cast metal type - solid one piece cast hubs with black rubber tyres on a steel domed axle.

The black painted tin base plate of this model is held in place by four machined rivets. It carries the legend Dinky Toys at the centre top "Autocar Isobloc" in the middle centre, and "Fabrique En France, Par Meccano" on two lines at the centre bottom.

This item was issued between 1953 and 1955.

Item: 3274