Tootsietoy #234 Box Truck

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This is the Tootsietoy #234 Box Truck issued between 1947 and 1948 in silver.

This is the later version of the model, produced after World War II, with the black rubber wheels. Issues before the war had white rubber wheels. It is a one piece casting with all detail such as bumpers, lights, body lines and trim, number plates, etc. cast into the metal. There is no glazing or base to the model. On the under-side the model carries the legend "Tootsietoy Made in United States of America 234" cast on 5 lines under the tank area. The flat head axles pass through the body casting and wheels and are peened on the right hand side of this model.

 

Item: 2904