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This model is the Matchbox Yesteryear Y5-4-C-1 Talbot Van (1927) in Lawrence Frazer livery. It comes packed in the original straw coloured box. This is an official Code 2 release.
The model has no opening parts other than the rear doors. The vehicle roof is matt black, the seats are black plastic, and the tool box lid is brass coloured. There is no glazing.
Coded to the 2002 Yesteryear Book
Body Colour: Royal Blue body & glossy Black chassis
Roof: Matt Black
Seats: Black plastic
Steering Wheel: Black plastic
Wheel Hubs: 12 spoke, Chrome
Plated Parts: Chrome
Box Type: I - straw coloured box
Other Comments/Identifying Features: The model is considered RARE, with exact numbers produced being unclear. It has the correct label on the sides and 12 spoke chrome hubs. The baseplate is held in place by three machined rivets.
Issued in 1983 with a stated scale of 1:47.