Details of Dinky 991 A.E.C. Tanker Shell Chemicals Limited
The Dinky A.E.C. Tanker Shell Chemicals Limited. Advertised in the June 1958 issue of Meccano Magazine for 5/11. Supplied in a blue striped box as Dinky Toy 991 The baseplate was marked '991 AEC Monarch Thompson Tank' see also No591. Advertised in the December 1957 Meccano magazine for 6/6. The original price was 6/3 . It was available in red & yellow finish. Released as Dinky 991 in 1954 withdrawn as Dinky 991 in 1958.
Base:tin plate base
Markings:Shell, Shell Chemicals
Origin:Made in England
Packaging:blue stripe box
Vehicle model:Monarch Thompson Tank
Wheels:cast ridged hubs, grey treaded rubber tyres
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