This vintage glass candy container is in the shape of a fire engine. It features horizontal grill lines on the front and 4 chemical bottles on each side. The hose end does not touch the back of the fire engine. The back bumper has two dots on each side, while the front bumper has one dot on each side. On each side of the rear section are 9 lines. There is a driver, but no steering wheel – well, isn’t that interesting! There is a bell on the front. Underneath, there are two dividers creating a large middle section where the candy would be placed. There is a ledge on the underside; this is where the waxed cardboard closure would be.
This is a very well done replica of the glass candy container created by Victory Glass 1946 to 1947. Please be aware that there are people selling these fire engines as the 1940s fire engines. Please know what you are buying before you buy. These fire engines are still vintage on their own; I mean they are almost 50 years old. They are definitely vintage and well worth collecting.
Material: Vintage Glass
Colors: Glass is Clear
Approximate Creation Dates: 1975
Distributor: Shackman of New York, NY
Where Created: Probably Taiwan
Approximate Dimensions in Inches: 1 5/16 base width x 5 long x 1 7/8 high
Markings on the Glass: None
Condition: Used Vintage Condition. On the front fender, in the middle there is a hairline fracture of 5/16 of an inch. On the front left tire (as you are directly looking at the fire engine, there is another small hairline fracture, that 1/4 of inch in length. In addition, on this same side, there are several flea bites on the side fender between the front wheel and the rear wheel. On the right side, as you are facing the fire engine, there is a hairline fracture of 5/8 of an inch that is on the front wheel. It basically goes from one end of the tire to the other. There is another 5/8 of an inch hairline fracture on this same side right under the third chemical bottle. There is another 3/16 of an inch hairline fracture just beyond the chemical bottles on the same side. This fire engine was definitely played with. Even though, it sounds terrible. It really isn't. It is priced accordingly to accommodate these infractions.
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