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Tonka Ambulance

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | June 22, 2017


A red steel toy ambulance/van, manufactured by Tonka Toys, Minnesota. Circa 1970's.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this toy in our collections database.