HO NC-8 American Railroad Models Inc 85 Foot Metal Streamlined Passenger Observation Car - New York Central - American Beauty Line
Wood and Metal Model Kit, Box Condition: VG+
Very detailed and well made kit. American Railroad Models was one of a number of manufacturers that created very realistic wood and metal kits during the Golden Age of Railroad craftsman kits (please read the article about this era on this website). ARM was especially famous for 'The American Beauty Line', a very beautiful and complete kit with high degree of prefabrication. The body sides are completely preshaped and factory painted NYC and are made from a heavy gauge metal. The roof and floor are completely precarved wood that has been final finished in the correct NYC colors. Also included are painted metal car ends, flexible bellows, grab irons, clear window celluloid, full underside details, wood and metal stock as needed and full spring metal 6 wheel trucks. The factory paint is near mint. The kit has never been started. Internal factory sealed bags and inventoried complete including instructions.
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