Offered is a rare and large American Airlines Electra II 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 36 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 Electra II airplane is perhaps #7 of 10. It is made in Japan by WACO company, non-working but in excellent condition for its age, and a true gem for any serious vintage toy collector and airplane connoisseur.