earliest T-Bird release in 1992 to the retail trade.
Production was in Macau,
by Matchbox International Ltd.
The Baseplate is marked "Made in China"
Sold by "Matchbox Toys (USA) Ltd"
of Moonachie, NJ, USA
Box "Street scene"
has a decidedly "English" view, did models purchased in other Countries have the same view ?
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