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    Posted 10 years ago

    Dubdoc
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    I've had this since I was a little boy, but never knew any particulars. There are no trademarks on it, and no model identification. I have some GAMA german trucks also, and I suspect this is German also, but who knows? It appears to be an early 50s Buick. Does anyone know what this jewel is or who made it?

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    1. ralph murray, 10 years ago
      This is a Opel rekord I beleive 1956, made by Yonezawa of Japan. It came in 2 two tone variations. 12" in length. It was either friction or battery drive and I beleive the button on the side turned on the headlights but maybe that was the on off for the BO drive?
      My reference books say $3-400 in excellent cond and $500+ with box though I have seen auction results above that
      Very nice item and especially with your provenance
    2. mikecassidy mikecassidy, 10 years ago
      Beautiful example of a well kept toy...
    3. AzTom AzTom, 7 years ago
      Very Nice!

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