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Offline CCS800KrokHunter3  
#1 Posted : 09 January 2019 15:18:49(UTC)
CCS800KrokHunter3

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Hi Marklin Friends,

I came across this on eBay-DE and was intrigued. Certainly a fairly common item but the box caught my eye. It has a correct early "two child faces" label for the early versions (usually pre-1937 or so). However it has a pink Marklin label that I haven't seen before. On locomotive boxes this would typically be a "20 V" label but here is the term "MARKLIN" ... has anyone seen this before? It is perhaps a replica label that was added?

https://rover.ebay.com/r...hcNRbT%3Ark%3A1%3Apf%3A0

The box and label look original, with the perforation exactly as Marklin did it during that time frame, but that pink label does not seem familiar to me.

All the best

Paul
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Offline cookee_nz  
#2 Posted : 10 January 2019 05:17:42(UTC)
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Hi Paul, For some reason I'm sure I've seen a label like that before but can't recall where, or it might just be similar.

Will be interesting what other examples are bound to come out now you've raised it.

Cheers

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Offline Purellum  
#3 Posted : 10 January 2019 09:59:51(UTC)
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Cool

Using Google, I found an almost similar label: http://uykmje.biz/M%C3%A...V-Spur-312248334134.html

Per.

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Offline CCS800KrokHunter3  
#4 Posted : 11 January 2019 14:26:25(UTC)
CCS800KrokHunter3

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Hi Per,

Thanks for the reply and good find!

Here's the direct link:

https://www.ebay.de/itm/...d=p2047675.m43663.l44720

That TWE appears to be from the same time period around 1935 so that is a very good clue!

Paul
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