Lithographed toy limousine (Charles Rossignol)

From The Brighton Toy and Model Index
Exhibit

Lithographed toy limousine (Charles Rossignol)

Charles Rossignol lithographed tinplate car, detail.jpg "CR" crest on the side door of a lithographed tinplate toy car (Charles Rossignol) (i)
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location:
Arch Three , Area 30
Classic Locomotives (display)
Shelf 1


A cartoonish green and yellow lithographed tinplate toy car, by Charles Rossignol circa 1908.

Style and markings

The car is green with yellow banding and a black cab room and running boards. The driver's seat and front passenger seat are open with a black curved projecting roof overhead, while the rear seats are close doff by side-doors and a fixed representation of a rectangular folding roof.

The side-doors bear a crest with an interlinked "CR" for "Charles Rossignol".