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85/1120-11 Toy, Matchbox police car, Police Patrol, Range Rover, No. 20, marked 'Police', Rolamatics, metal/plastic, made by Lesney Products and Co. Ltd, England, c. 1975. Click to enlarge.

Toy, Matchbox police car, Police Patrol, Range Rover, No. 20, marked ‘Police’, Rolamatics, metal/plastic, made by Lesney Products and Co. Ltd, England, c. 1975

This Matchbox Rolamatics toy Range Rover police car was made by Lesney in England in about 1975 and is No. 20e in Matchbox’s 1-75 series with production between 1975 and 1982. Matchbox Rolamatics cars have a lug on one or more of the wheels which caused movement in another part of the car as the wheel rotated. In the Rolamatics toy Range Rover the light rotated on the roof. The vehicle has a blue roof light, matching (actually part of) the interior, enclosed in a clear dome and has opaque window...

Summary

Object No.

85/1120-11

Object Statement

Toy, Matchbox police car, Police Patrol, Range Rover, No. 20, marked 'Police', Rolamatics, metal/plastic, made by Lesney Products and Co. Ltd, England, c. 1975

Physical Description

Toy, Matchbox police car, Police Patrol, Range Rover, No. 20, marked 'Police', Rolamatics, metal/plastic, made by Lesney Products and Co. Ltd, England, c. 1975

Dimensions

Height

36 mm

Width

33 mm

Depth

72 mm

Cite this Object

Harvard

Toy, Matchbox police car, Police Patrol, Range Rover, No. 20, marked 'Police', Rolamatics, metal/plastic, made by Lesney Products and Co. Ltd, England, c. 1975 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 18 August 2019, <https://ma.as/23893>

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