LIONEL POST-WAR 2242 NEW HAVEN F3,OB's, MINT +, UN-RUN!

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 20, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
THIS IS A TRAIN HIGHLIGHT FOR EBAY THIS WEEK! LIONEL POST-WAR 2242 NEW HAVEN F-3 A-B UNITS, IN MINT+ CONDITION WITH ORIGINAL BOXES, 1958 CATALOG, AND EXTRA PAPERS! Spectacular matching pair! NEW HAVEN 2242 F-3 A-B Units, in matching fresh from the factory condition! The reason these Mint engines are so special are the awesome roofs, original perfect orange blocking, crisp heat-stamped lettering, and totally un-run engines! AND THE COLORS ON THE SIDES ARE VERY BRIGHT AND BOLD, AND NOT SMEARED FROM FINGER-PRINTS, AS YOU USUALLY FIND THEM! THE SIDES ARE SPECTACULAR BRIGHT-WHITE.The nose lettering is original and 100% intact and the nicest I have seen. **Kindly look at the photos. The sides of the trains are matching and bright-colored. No discoloration when comparing one side of engine to the other. Heat-stamped lettering and numbers are not smeared and are crisp, clear, and original. Fantastic silver roofs that are pristine and matching.****Please look at the photos! AWESOME PAIR OF F-3’s! The “A” unit has a magnificent frame pilot. No rust or corrosion on original horns, ladders or battery cover. A big plus is the original Lionel waxed wrapping paper, WHICH ORIGINALLY CAME IN TWO SEPARATE VARIATIONS, THE “A” UNIT HAD THE LOGO PAPER, AND THE “B” UNIT HAD THE PLAIN STRIPED PAPER.THIS IS THE CORRECT PAPER FOR THIS SET! This set also ... read more