But not repainted or touched up. Car still has its front/rear screens... Gorgeous litho printed interior, still with steering wheel. Appears to have all its chrome body trim... Front grill a bumper bullets..
Rear has retained its easily lost boot/trunk lid, which still displays the nice winged Gama emblem. All hubcaps and white wall tyres.
Base plate is in great condition, rot free with only minor marks. Chrome has some expected tarnish, but displays fine without any silver over painting on bumpers! ORIGINALLY THIS RARE BATTERY OPERATED VERSION HAD A SMALL PALM SIZE REMOTE FORWARD/REVERSE CONTROL...
CONNECTED BY A CORD PASSING THROUGH A SMALL ROOF OPENING..... This has now been replaced with a three-position switch in the original roof opening (see images).
The car body on the battery versions is easily removed from base plate, with the only tabs being at the front, and these have been left slightly open for repeated base removal as required to remove body from base... Simply undo two rear screws first, then slide base forward to release all side interlocking fastenings.The original electric motor is still functional... Operated with the roof switch for FORWARD... REVERSE when/assuming all electrical connections are good!
PLEASE TRY CLICKING ON THE FOLLOWING VIDEO LINK, TO SEE A SHORT CLIP OF WORKING FUNCTION. Please understand this is a very old battery operated toy... Old car is offered as a vintage display piece... LOOKS GREAT ON THE SHELF nice piece of Americana... I'VE ADDED ALL THE IMAGES I CAN, TO HOPEFULLY SHOW THE HONEST/ACCURATE CONDITION...If you need any more images/info or have any questions...... The item "GAMA 1954 CADILLAC ORIGINAL GREEN RARE BATTERY TINPLATE CAR GERMANY TIN TOY" is in sale since Friday, August 18, 2017.
This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Vintage & Classic Toys\Tinplate/Penny Toys". The seller is "audio2424" and is located in Thetford. This item can be shipped worldwide.