Tinplate toy car by Citroen, c. 1930s
Price Code: SOLD
An incredibly rare tinplate toy car by Citroen, in red and black livery, with winding mechanism and ‘brake’ to the underside, with steering, opening driver’s side door, running boards, bumpers and rear mounted ‘spare’, and licence plates 735-RJ. Intended to be for the child of a Citroen owner, when father purchased his new car, son could also have his own too. French circa 1930s. Marked Automobiles Méchanique André Citroen to the underside.
Length 12 inches (30 cms)& height 5½ inches (14 cms).
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