LIONEL POST-WAR 2245 TEXAS SPECIAL A-B F3 ,OB's, MINT +

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 06, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
THIS IS A TRAIN HIGHLIGHT FOR EBAY FOR THIS WEEK! COMPLETE WITH EXTRA PAPER AND RARE “1954 POCKET CONSUMER CATALOG” IN GRADE 10, WITH ORIGINAL ENVELOPE! THE TRAINS ARE TOTALLY UN-RUN!LIONEL POST-WAR 2245 TEXAS SPECIAL F-3 A-B UNITS, IN MINT+ CONDITION! Spectacular matching pair!TEXAS SPECIAL 2245 F-3 A-B Units, in matching fresh from the factory condition! “A” Unit decals original and 100% intact. White side striping on both pieces is strong and bright. The highest-grade pristine roofs that I have seen! Red and white lettering is bright and clear. Original porthole windows. Magnificent red pilot, again in pristine condition. No rust or corrosion on original horns, ladders or battery cover . THIS PAIR HAS THE HIGHEST-SHEEN ORIGINAL FACTORY LUSTER THAT I HAVE SEEN! LOOK AT PHOTOS! TRULY A SPECTACULAR MATCHING PAIR OF F-3’S! Dated instructions, inspection sticker. Original dated box 2245-30 is a grade 10 and has a box insert that is a grade 9/10. Original box 2245-23 is a grade 9, with a box insert that is a grade 9, very high-grade for this box. All flaps are intact. This magnificent high-end Texas Special pair is definitely for the display shelf or to build an expensive set. From 1954 and in MINT+ condition. THE PAIR ALSO HAVE THE ORIGINAL WRAPPING PAPER FROM LIONEL, AND THE VERY RARE 1954 POCKET CONSUMER CATALOG IN A GRADE 10 WITH ... read more