LIONEL POST-WAR 2343 SANTA FE F-3's, W/OB's,W/ MASTER, MINT +, C-10, UN-RUN,RARE

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 14, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House
THIS IS A TRAIN HIGHLIGHT FOR EBAY FOR THIS WEEK! THE 2343 SANTA FE F-3’s FROM LATE 1952 ONLY. THIS MAGNIFICENT PAIR COMES WITH THE SCARCE HIGH-GRADE MASTER CARTON! COMPLETE WITH EXTRA PAPERWORK, CATALOGS, WRAPPING PAPER, AND THEIR VERY RARE ORIGINAL BOXES IN EXTREMELY HIGH-GRADE CONDITION. THE TRAINS ARE MINT + C-10 IN UN-RUN CONDITION! **SEE PHOTOS** TRAINS COME WITH THEIR ORIGINAL DECALS INTACT, NOT REPRODUCTIONS!LIONEL POST-WAR 2343 SANTA FE F-3 A-A UNITS, IN MINT+ C-10 CONDITION! THESE ARE THE SANTA FE ENGINES THAT WENT WITH THE FIRST ALUMINUM PASSENGER SET NUMBER 2190W MADE BY LIONEL, IN LATE 1952. THEY WERE A LIMITED RUN, AND ARE EXTREMELY HARD TO FIND IN THIS CONDITION. THE SANTA FE’S CAME WITH THE SMALLER “GM” DECALS, AND SNAP-IN PORTHOLE WINDOWS. THESE ARE ALL ORIGINAL AND NOT REPLACEMENTS. Spectacular matching pair! See grading chart and descriptions below. THESE BEAUTIES HAVE A RARITY GRADE OF 10, ON A SCALE OF 1-10, WITH A 10 BEING THE RAREST AND HARDEST TO FIND. THIS PAIR IS EXTREMELY PRISTINE AND ONE OF THE NICEST THAT I HAVE EVER SEEN, WITH IMMACULATE ROOFS AND SIDES.� THE ORIGINAL DECALS ARE 100% INTACT AND ARE TRULY AWESOME. SANTA FE 2343 F-3 A-A Units, in matching fresh from the factory condition! The “A units have the original decals. (see photos). The black heat-stamped lettering on both pieces are strong, bold, ... read more