Kashiwai Jeep Collection: Fire, Police, Ambulance, PanAm, Road Rescue & Safari Tin Toys

The Jeep was created in the early 1940s as a military vehicle with the first civilian model launched in 1945. By the 1960s they were being used in many areas including private, leisure and emergency services
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These colourful Japanese clockwork litho printed tin toys are based on the historic and robust Jeep. Fully working wind-up tin toys with eye-catching humorous graphics and built-in key
1960s Clockwork Wind-Up Tin Toy Kashiwai Japan Vintage 60s
.Safari Jeep
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1960s Clockwork Wind-Up Tin Toy Kashiwai Japan Vintage 60s
Road Recovery vehicle
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1960s Clockwork Wind-Up Tin Toy Kashiwai Japan Vintage 60s
Police Patrol
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1960s Clockwork Wind-Up Tin Toy Kashiwai Japan Vintage 60s
PanAm
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1960s Clockwork Wind-Up Tin Toy Kashiwai Japan Vintage 60s
Fire Services
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1960s Clockwork Wind-Up Tin Toy Kashiwai Japan Vintage 60s
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Four inches (10cm) long x 2.5″ (6cm) wide pressed tin vehicles produced by the Kashiwai toy company in swinging 1960s Japan
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