Skip to content

Search Collections

Toy Highway Patrol Car

Description

Black and white die cast metal toy police car. The car has clear plastic front and rear windshields, and black rubber tires. Both of the front wheels have black and white colored hubcaps. There is a steering wheel, dashboard, and seats printed in the interior of the car. There are two siren horns and a red plastic lamp on the roof of the car.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1960-1970
Inscriptions
"HIGH WAY PATROL" (printed)
"HIGH WAY / PATROL" (printed)
"P. [16-pointed star with "HIGHWAY PATROL" written inside} D." (printed)
"FORD / [square motif with stick figure inscribed inside] / Bandai / MADE N JAPAN" (stamped)
Location of origin
Japan
Material
aluminum (metal)
die casting
plastic (organic material)
rubber (material)
Object type
Toy
Places
Japan
Descriptive terms
die casting
plastic (organic material)
Probably aluminum (metal)
rubber (material)
toys (recreational artifacts)
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 8 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.17.27.5
GUSN
244688

Comments