22-281 Porsche 911 Crystal Scale Model

$145.00

OK people. This is fantastic. Porsche 911. 7 inches long. 24% lead crystal. Made in Germany in the early 1980s. It is part of the line “Magic Crystal for Men” by Hofbauer. also sold under the brand Mikasa a New Jersey distributor. A great addition for collectors or to be used as a decorative object or functional paperweight. Note: this glass model is the superior older version with crisp, clear crystal. Later examples got very soft and the detail was blurred due to the frosted interior.

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The Porsche 911 (pronounced “Nine Eleven” or in German: “Neunelfer”) is a two-door 2+2 high performance rear-engined sports car introduced in September 1964 by Porsche AG of Stuttgart, Germany. It has a rear-mounted flat-six engine and originally a torsion bar suspension.  It is among the most successful competition cars. Porsche won the World Championship for Makes in 1976, 1977, 1978, and 1979 with 911-derived models. In a 1999 poll to determine the Car of the Century, the 911 ranked fifth. The one millionth example was manufactured in May 2017 and is in the company’s permanent collection. [Wikipedia]