Monthly Acquisitions: October 2016

I added 10 new models to my collection this month (October 2016). Finding a Dinky Triumph Herald for 40 lari near the beginning of the month, it was a struggle to keep my spending for the month under my nominative 100 lari budget, but I succeeded…just… spending in total 96.20 lari ($40.25). Amongst the haul…

model car diet

I was dreaming that I was feeling hungry and I started eating my model car collection. I woke up after having eaten a couple and was about to start biting into the Matchbox Iso Grifo, one of my favourites. Is my subconscious trying to tell me something? “What am I interested in? Passion. Obsession. I…

Dinky Triumph Herald

Dinky Toys are the granddad of British Diecasts, introduced way back in 1931 as “Modelled Miniatures”. I only have three in my collection, the third, I found this month at Drybridge Market, a model of a Triumph Herald (#189). This model was produced from 1960 to 1964, so is one of the very few models…