I don’t do many trades by post, the postal service here in Georgia (country of the former USSR not the US State) is unreliable and the cost is high. I have however traded with one Facebook friend in Estonia. I wrote previously about the first package I received from Estonia that was back in September 2014. In January 2016, I received a second package from Estonia and now in July 2017 a third package. This one came with 11 great models.
8 Matchbox, 1 Majorette, 1 Lone Star and 1 Husky.
I have yet to put together a package in exchange. I have a couple of models Viljar is interested in, but those seem little recompense for so many great models.
My favourites from the package were three Matchbox models: the Ford Cortina Mk II with regular wheels, the VW 1600TL an early Superfast model and the near mint condition Citroen CX Break, a Superfast model from the early eighties.
The two Lotus Europas from the early Superfast era go well with my Europa from the more recent Heritage Classics series.
I like the Saab brand but only had one Saab model until this package arrived, now I have two with the addition of the Majorette Saab Turbo (Model Made in France).
There were four Fords in the packet, which in part inspired my last post (Over 100 Fords) including a Lone Star Mustang, missing its doors, a Husky Zephyr Estate car and a Matchbox Ford Fairlane Fire Chief (the oldest model in the package).
Two final Matchbox models to mention a red Mercury Commuter and an orange Formula 5000.
Once again a big thank you, aitäh, Viljar.