1911 Maxwell Roadster in yellow

I saw this model at Drybridge Market. A Matchbox Model of Yesteryear, usually this model is turquoise. I’d never seen one in yellow. I posted a picture on a Facebook forum for Matchbox models “MCCH – The Matchbox Collectors Community Hall“, I got a reply from Steve Powell, one of the members “Something strange about…

Matchbox Models of Yesteryear

Matchbox Models of Yesteryear, introduced in 1956, were renditions of classic vehicles from the steam and early automotive eras. These tended to be bought by adults for display purposes rather than children as toys, so most examples are still in very good condition. I have ten models in my collection, the first three were a…