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nomura road construction  roller  japan

nomura road construction roller japan

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Directory: Popular Collectibles: Toys: Pre 1960: Item # 1320215
galerie Cecile Kerner
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14,rue des minimes Brussels 1000

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this is much rare than the regular tractors with which it has similarities .it was made in Japan in the late fifties the action and vehicle are totally different. the action is nice : There is a mechanism underneath the vehicle that can be slight forward and backwards. When put on, the vehicle rolls forward and when the bar in the front hits an object, he goes in reverse. when the bar at the back hits an object, the vehicle is shifted into forward action again. , the lighted pistons pump and the propellor spins to cool the engine. there is no box ,rare to find it with this toy the toy is in excellent condition Exceedingly Rare and Scarce... I think not more than a handfull ever survived. The last and only one was ever seen in an auction MANY years agoo. No information about the box was found. More surprisingly is the condition of this toy. the previous owner who lives in the USA now, had it as a child and found the toy back cleaning up the attic last year. I asked him about the box for the Roller but he could not remember he ever had the box, must have been but he just could not remember it. He told me did not played much with the toy because road construction did not really