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This is the Goodee Ford Oil Tanker Truck (1955) issued in the mid 1950s in dark green. This is the 6 inch casting of the vehicle.
This version of the model is a one piece, crude casting based on a truck with simplistic detail such as bumpers, lights, body lines and trim, tank and tank caps cast into the metal. There is no glazing or base to the model. On the under-side the model carries the legend "Made in U.S.A" cast on a single line under the cab roof area, "Excel, Products, New Brunswick N. J." on three lines under the tank, and the "Goodee" trademark under the bonnet. The flat end axles pass through the black, solid rubber wheels and are pinch-clamped to mounts on the body casting.