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Displaying items by tag: 86to110mm
Monday, 05 August 2013 16:43

RIBEIRINHO OVAL VW V1

RIBEIRINHO was founded in 1905 by José Teixeira in Guimaraes/Portugal. It is unclear what they produced prior to WWII but after the WWII they produced a very large assortment of cheap plastic products such as toys. They manufactured many household appliances and other products. They also copied some WIKING 1/40 models, like the Volkswagen 1200 (as a Split Window Sedan and also as Ov...

Published in RIBEIRINHO OW
Tuesday, 30 July 2013 18:37

MICRO MODELS OVAL VW

MICRO MODELS (diecast vehicles division) were originally produced by Goodwood Australia Pty in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia between 1952 and 1961. MICRO MODELS vehicles were also produced in New Zealand by Lincoln Industries of Auckland between 1956 and 1960. Production at both facilities was finally halted after conceding to the better quality and ever improving models offered by CORGI...

Published in MICRO MODELS OW
Tuesday, 30 July 2013 18:24

METOSUL OVAL VW

Diecast metal body with cut out windows and good details of front and rear hood, door seams and rear oval window with air louvers. Plastic interior, metal chassis with axles and metal rims with rubber tires. No motor and chassis stamped METOSUL VOLKSWAGEN PORTUGAL. Solid colors for the civil versions or a blue & grey POLICIA theme with siren light on top of roof or an antenna on the right r...

Published in METOSUL
Tuesday, 30 July 2013 00:32

MARUSAN OVAL VW

Produced by Marusan Shoten Ltd. from Asakusa, Tokyo. Tin body with cut out windows and very nice details of front and rear hood, door seams and rear oval window with air louvers. Tin headlights, front hood and side strips, tin bumpers. Metal chassis with either a friction, key wound or electric motor with rubber tires. The friction drive version had no steerable front wheels, whereas the o...

Published in MARUSAN
Tuesday, 30 July 2013 00:12

MÄRKLIN OVAL VW V1

Gebr. Märklin & Cie. GmbH (MÄRKLIN) was founded in 1859 by Theodor Friedrich Wilhelm Märklin and is based in Göppingen in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany. It originally specialized in doll house kitchen accessories, but after 1891 the sons of T.F.W. Märklin focused on tin toys and trains when they acquired the Firm of Ludwig Lutz. Although they were most famous for trains, they also p...

Published in MÄRKLIN OW
Tuesday, 30 July 2013 00:05

MARCHESINI - AMBO OVAL VW

Augustine Marchesini established in 1908 a toy company in Bologna, Italy, named MARCHESINI AMBO. AMBO is short for Augustine Marchesini Bologna. It was one of the oldest companies producing tin plate toys in Italy.  

Tin body with cut out windows and good details of front and rear hood. Rear oval window may or may ...

Published in MARCHESINI - AMBO OV
Monday, 29 July 2013 21:19

LION CAR OVAL VW

LION TOYS is manufacturer of toys cars from the Netherlands. The brand was established in 1946 by Mr. Arie van Leeuwen in the town of Wassenaar and they later moved to the town of Nistelrode. Initially, they produced tin train sets, but also some toy cars. The Oval Window Volkswagen Beetle was produced from 1956 (the Beetle originally did not have an own...

Published in LION CAR
Monday, 29 July 2013 21:04

LEIRIA OVAL VW V1

Company named Fabrica Leiriense de Plasticos (FLP). Plastic body with cut out windows and fair details of front and rear hood, door seams, bumpers and rear oval window with air louvers. No chassis, wheels attached to the body pillars and inside marked LEIRIA 83.

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Published in LEIRIA
Monday, 29 July 2013 20:55

LEGO OVAL VW

The Lego Group was founded in 1916 by Ole Kirk Christiansen, a carpenter from Billund, Denmark when he bought an already existing woodwork shop. During the years of economic depression in the late 1920’s, Ole Kirk began producing miniature versions of his products as design aids. This inspired him to begin producing toys in 1932: wooden pull toys, piggy banks, cars and trucks. The name LEGO w...

Published in LEGO OW
Sunday, 28 July 2013 00:25

IRWIN OVAL VW

This Oval Window VW was manufactured in the 1950s by the IRWIN Corp. of Fitchburg, Mass. IRWIN made celluloid novelty toys beginning about 1922 and switched to plastic during the 1940s. The company made small plastic cars, dollhouse furniture and other toys through the 1950s. Christmas decorations and Disney-licensed items, which are sought after by Disneyana collectors today.&n...

Published in IRWIN
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