Toy Truck - Cement, Tru-Mix Concrete, Japan, circa 1950s Object Reg. No: SH 921071

Tru-Mix Toy cement truck made in Japan, circa 1950s.
Toy sized concrete mixer truck, made of metal and painted red, yellow and black. Truck has three plastic tyres on each side and a turntable underneath for two small wheels (one missing) for turning. Cabin is yellow and red with metal coloured grill at front. Real electric bulb afixed to top of roof. Section behind cabin is yellow with black stripes on hinged lid. Mixer is yellow and black. It turns and flips down. Pink sticker on side. Non-working switch on left side underneath.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 13.00 cm (Height), 7.70 cm (Width), 24.20 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: toys, trucks, cement mixers
Themes this item is part of: Getting In, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2003-2015, Childhood & Youth Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Transport Toys
Tertiary Classification: road
Inscriptions: Painted front of box behind cabin and on both sides of trailer: TRU-MIX/CONCRETE/INC/ET.357/ TRU-MIX/CONCRETE/INC/ET.357/TOYS/MADE IN JAPAN.
Place Manufactured: Japan, circa 1950s

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