Matchbox 1-75: MB60-a-2 Morris J2 Pick-up

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This model is the Matchbox 60-a-2 Morris J2 Pick-up in blue.

The model has no opening parts. The headlights and grille are molded into the body casting and picked out in silver paint. The front and rear bumpers, tail lights and tail gate are molded into the body casting with the bumpers picked out in silver. This version has the open cab rear window. Along both sides of the model is the label "Builders Supply Company" highlighted in pale green with "Builders" in red and "Supply Company" in black. This model has no glazing.

The baseplate is painted gloss black and marked with "Morris J2 Pick-up" on two lines in the centre top and "Made in England by Lesney" on two lines in the centre bottom.

The wheels are 9mm x 20 tread, grey molded plastic including hub caps.

This model was issued between 1958 and 1966.

Item: 1358