Auction # 33 Closing Tuesday - January 29th, 2019 at 10:00 PM EST Catalog Lot 109
Auction Local Time: Mar 26, 2019 16:27:04 EDT
1936 Great Lakes International Exposition 7" long Cast Iron Toy Bus, an exact replica of the deco bus that drove visitors around the fairgrounds. On the top of the bus is written "Greyhound Lines", "Great Lakes Exposition 1936". There is an oval pressed into the side of the bus with impressions supposed to look like the great lakes logo. The vehicle comes in 2 parts, the engine cab front end and the passenger car rear end. The colors are blue and white. Size: 7" long by 1 3/8" deep by 1 1/2" high. Condition: Very Fine. Small areas of loss to the paint throughout with areas of rust visible. Rubber tires are hardened and stained black, but are completely intact (minor cracking, but no loss visible on right rear tire).