Offered is a rare and large American Airlines 5024 airliner made of tin toy, friction powered, with wingspan of 16.75 inches.
This unique airplane toy has stunning lithographic details with colorful design on the paneling, wings, and throughout. It features 52 passenger windows, 2 metal propeller blades, 4 engines, pin striped style lines, all original. The friction motor turns all 4 props.
Some small corrosion spots are seen in the battery box in addition to minor abrasions on the litho.
This one-of-a-kind American Airlines 5024 airplane is perhaps #7 of 10. It is made in Japan by WACO company, non-working but in excellent shape and condition for its age, and a true gem for any serious vintage toy collector and airplane connoisseur.