Dinky 282-G-3 Duple Roadmaster Leyland Royal Tiger Coach

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This model is the Dinky 282-G-3 Duple Roadmaster Leyland Royal Tiger Coach in Dark Red.

There are no opening parts on this model and all features are cast into the body casting. The model has a mask sprayed grille, headlights and bumper at the front and body trim lines on all four sides done in silver. There is no glazing.

The baseplate is in black metal marked with "Dinky Toys" at the rear (behind the rear axles). At the top centre it reads "Duple Roadmaster, Leyland Royal Tiger" on two lines and "Made in England by Meccano Ltd" at the bottom centre. It is held in place by two machined rivets.

All wheels are red cast metal hubs with black rubber tyres and rounded axles.

This model was issued between 1954 and 1960.

Item: 2986