Matchbox Yesteryear: Y05-4-I-1/3 Talbot Van (1927) - A.I.M. 25th Anniversary

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This model is the Matchbox Yesteryear Talbot Van (1927) in black and yellow, A.I.M 25th Anniversary livery. It comes packed in the original maroon coloured box. This item is an official Code 2 model produced with the permission of Tyco/Matchbox and comes with a Limited Edition Certificate of Authenticity identifying the model as number 000001. The box is also stamped with this number on the inside of the right hand end flap.

The model has no opening parts other than the rear doors which are painted in the body colour, black. The vehicle roof is yellow, the seats are tan plastic, and the tool box lid is brass coloured. There is no glazing.

Coded to the 2002 Yesteryear Book

Body Colour: Black & Black chassis
Roof: Yellow
Radiator: Chrome
Seats: Tan plastic
Steering Wheel: Black plastic
Wheel Hubs: 12 spoke, Dark Yellow (?)
Tyres: Black
Plated Parts: Chrome
Box Type: J - maroon coloured box
Other Comments/Identifying Features: The model has the A.I.M 25th Anniversary labels on each side, Yellow with black printing. It also has the Certificate of Authenticity that reads:

25th Anniversary A.I.M.
1970 - 1995

Code 2
Produced with Permission from Tyco/Matchbox
Exclusively for
American International Matchbox, Inc.
532 Chestnut St.
Lynn, MA 01904
No. 000001

The baseplate is held in place by three machined rivets.

Issued in 1995 as a limted edition of 500 (MICA vol. 15, iss. 6) with a stated scale of 1:47.

Item: 3029

 


This model is the Matchbox Yesteryear Talbot Van (1927) in black and yellow, A.I.M 25th Anniversary livery. It comes packed in the original maroon coloured box. This item is an official Code 2 model produced with the permission of Tyco/Matchbox and comes with a Limited Edition Certificate of Authenticity identifying the model as number 000095. The box is also stamped with this number on the inside of the right hand end flap.

The model has no opening parts other than the rear doors which are painted in the body colour, black. The vehicle roof is yellow, the seats are tan plastic, and the tool box lid is brass coloured. There is no glazing.

Coded to the 2002 Yesteryear Book

Body Colour: Black & Black chassis
Roof: Yellow
Radiator: Chrome
Seats: Tan plastic
Steering Wheel: Black plastic
Wheel Hubs: 12 spoke, Dark Yellow (?)
Tyres: Black
Plated Parts: Chrome
Box Type: J - maroon coloured box
Other Comments/Identifying Features: The model has the A.I.M 25th Anniversary labels on each side, Yellow tampo printing. It also has the Certificate of Authenticity that reads:

25th Anniversary A.I.M.
1970 - 1995

Code 2
Produced with Permission from Tyco/Matchbox
Exclusively for
American International Matchbox, Inc.
532 Chestnut St.
Lynn, MA 01904
No. 000095

The baseplate is held in place by three machined rivets.

Issued in 1995 as a limted edition of 500 (MICA vol. 15, iss. 6) with a stated scale of 1:47.

Item: 2974