This is the first issue of the BEA coach, in dark blue with silver front badge. The 'British European Airways' decals have white lettering on a clear background. The base is black, and the wheels are grey plastic on crimped axles.
This example is in near mint condition with almost unmarked paintwork, perfect decals and rust-free axles. There is one small chip and some light blue paint on the bottom edge of the body, only visible from underneath. The type B5 box has one detached main flap, and light creases on the picture faces.
Approx Years: 1958 - 1962
Condition: Excellent, box Fair
Shipping Weight: 50g
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