Heco Tinplate models - Plane WW1 - Vickers F.B.5 'Gunbus' aircraft - 1980-1989 - U.K.

Description
Heco Tinplate models - Plane WW1 - Vickers F.B.5 'Gunbus' aircraft - 1980-1989 - U.K.
Near mint - In replacement packaging

An airplane of HECO tin plate models.
(Heco stands for Hot Engines Castol Oil.)

This is the model of a Vickers F.B. 5 'Gunbus', which was deployed around 1915 in WWI by the British.

In the 90s the HECO models were handmade by Tony Williams and his wife: he machined the metal, she painted the models, with a lot of eye for details.

The plane is made of tin,
The pilots are lead.

The model is in a replacement package of 'Under Two flags', the shop where the aircraft was bought.

Lot details
Brand
Heco Tinplate models
Object
Plane
Model/ Name
WW1 - Vickers F.B.5 'Gunbus' aircraft
Period
1980-1989
Country of Origin
U.K.
Condition
Near mint
Packaging
In replacement packaging
Material
Look
Dimensions
8×23×19 cm
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