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    Posted 10 years ago

    aycockonxion
    (124 items)

    This is the TN Japan (Nomura) 2x Police Cars and Fire Dept. Chief friction cars. Each vehicle is 3-1/4" x 1-1/4", and the friction drive mechanisms work perfectly! So far I've been unable to figure out what year these are from, but my best guess is early to mid-1970s.

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    1. isaac, 10 years ago
      if i send u a pic of a toy friction car can u tell me what its worth
    2. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 10 years ago
      isaac, sure I would be happy to give you an idea what your toy is worth.
    3. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 10 years ago
      Thank you officialfuel, modernscavenger, kerry10456, Signaholic, and ReisOBrien!
    4. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 10 years ago
      Nice tin litho cars in great condition. I would date them to the late 50's or early 60's. I remember trips to the local dime store for this type of toy. By the 70's most of our imports were coming from taiwan. The style of car would also suggest the 50's
    5. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 10 years ago
      Thank you for your input and the love rocker-sd!
    6. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 9 years ago
      Thank you AntiqueRadioZenith4!!
    7. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 8 years ago
      Thanks for the love tom61375!
    8. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 8 years ago
      Thank you for the love pops52!
    9. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 8 years ago
      Thanks for the love Vanskyock!!
    10. aycockonxion aycockonxion, 8 years ago
      Thank you tom61375!

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