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2008/158/1-16 Toy traffic lights, Dinky traffic lights, metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1936-1940

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Object statement
Toy traffic lights, Dinky traffic lights, metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1936-1940
The traffic lights were added to the range as accessories for Dinky toy cars and trucks and dates from the late 1930s.

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Description
Toy traffic lights, Dinky traffic lights, metal, made by Meccano Ltd, Liverpool, England, 1936-1940

Toy traffic lights made of die-cast metal and finished in black and white paintwork. The lights are four-sided and stand on a black and white striped pole with a round black base.
Made: 1936 - 1940
Marks
'MECCANO / DINKY TOYS / MADE IN ENGLAND' embossed on underside of traffic lights.
2008/158/1-16
Production date
1936 - 1940
Height
64 mm
Width
19 mm
Depth
19 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of Ruth & Richard Wyatt, 2008

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
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