The original item from The Curious American is now SOLD.
Arcade 8" Cast Iron Double-Deck Coach Bus
Arcade 8" Double Deck Coach Bus from The Arcade Manufacturing Company, Freeport, IL. On the underside this bus is embossed "ARCADE".....FREEPORT, ILL" and "318". It retains 90+% of its original red and black paint and gold trim. The original tires are embossed "Goodrich Heavy Duty Cord". They are a little loose on the hubs and have some cracking but remain in above average condition for original rubber tires on this toy. It has its original nickel platted driver and original "Arcade" decal. Arcade double-deck buses did not come with passengers. This bus has no breaks, cracks, missing parts, repairs or repainting. Not enough can be said about this collector grade Arcade toy. It is near mint and totally stunning!
Circa 1929-1939, dimensions 8" long x 2 1/2" wide x 3 3/4" tall, 2.2.lbs. weight.
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