SIZE: 3 & 1/4 Inches Long
COLORS: Bright Yellow, Blue and Red
MATERIAL: Lithographed Sheet Metal
AGE: Probably 1950's
CONDITION: Minor scratches, Runs Well
Nomura was an early player in the Lithographed Sheet Metal toy market. The company started in the late 1940s and quickly dominated the marketplace with colorful, original tin toy vehicles. This small Taxi toy was a popular choice because of its colorful graphics and reliability as a toy. Kids enjoyed many hours playing with these now popular collectables.
Nomura is responsible for the popular Astro Boy, Robby the Robot, and Iron Man SF robots.
Toys Nomura Taxi Friction Car Made In Japan