Lesney range of die cast models.

The Models of Yesteryear, introduced in 1956, were renditions of classic vehicles from the steam and early automotive eras. These were often about 3½-4" in length. Accessories Packs were also introduced in 1956 and included petrol pumps, garages, and the like. Major Packs, which were larger-scale models, often of construction vehicles, were added in 1957. The King Size series of larger-scale trucks and tractors was added in 1960 and was diversified from 1967 onwards to include passenger car models in a scale similar to that used by Corgi and Dinky. Major Packs had been absorbed into the King Size range by 1968. [Wikipedia]


Yesteryear value and price guide

What's your 'Yesteryear' worth? Here are some recently sold items (Australia).

Picture Title Date Sold for
Mamod Sa1l Working Live Steam Limousine 08/2019 AU $624.35
Matchbox Lesney Models Of Y 1 To Y 16 2 09/2019 AU $444.00
Vhtf Matchbox Y1 2 1 Ford Model T Twin 10/2019 AU $300.00
Matchbox Muscle Car Set Of 6 Ymc01 06 07/2019 AU $190.00
Matchbox Models Of By Lesney Group Of 7 08/2019 AU $200.00

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