Vintage Matchbox Vehicle, Number 55C3 A308
This is an original Matchbox toy. It is the number 55C3 Police Car.
This toy was made in England by Lesney and dates to about 1966. The car was modeled after the Ford Galaxie.
The car is in near perfect condition, the decals are intact along with the towing hook. The box is in very good condition; it has two small tears on one of the flaps (visible in the photos) but otherwise is in excellent condition.
The toy and box were part of my husband's Matchbox collection. He collected these toys when he was about 14 and as such they did not endure the wear and tear typical to many Matchbox toys that were played with. They have been carefully stored for many years and would make an excell…