CIJ ALFA ROMEO P2 LARGE TINPLATE RACING. CLOCKWORK MECHANISM WORKING PERFECT WORKING CONDITION. OLD SMALL RETOUCH NEAR ALFA ROMEO STICKER. MARKED ON THE BASE THAT WAS OFFERED IN 1926. KEY IT IS NOT ORIGINAL.
THIS IS AN UNIQUE EARLY TOY THAT FITS ANY COLLECTION. AN EXAMPLE LIKE THIS EASILY REACH 6000 DOLLARS. This imposing racer is a car that is truly automotive. 21 inches long, this particular toy was produced exclusively in France. Designed after the true Italian racing car Alfa Romeo P2, invented in 192 by Vittorio Jano, an Italian engineer.
Four copies were built and driven by several drivers, among them Enzo Ferrari, a few years before he launched the Ferrari firm. The development of tin toys dates frmo the day manufacturers found a method of decorating by pre-painting the metal sheet and also the smart invention of the lug-joint (Charles Rossignol Patent). I WILL ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS. The item "1920`s Very Rare!CIJ ALFA ROMEO P2 LARGE TINPLATE RACING CAR" is in sale since Wednesday, October 12, 2016. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Tin\Vehicles". The seller is "norbertop2005" and is located in Azeitão. This item can be shipped worldwide.