Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) type SSym 46 heavy duty flat car. VW Transporter delivery truck. Bronze statue based on Michelangelo's "David".
Model: The flat car has stakes that can be installed on it. Length over the buffers 60 mm / 2-3/8". A die-cast metal model of the bronze statue is included as a load in a suitable transport frame. The figure is 40 mm / 1-9/16" high. The truck model is made of metal and is painted and lettered for the "Kunstgiesserei Strassacker Süssen" / " Strassacker Art Casting Foundry - Süssen". Length 20 mm / 13/16".
One-time series. Available only at the Märklin World of Adventure in Göppingen.
One of the most famous sculptures in the world is the "David" in Florence, which Michelangelo created 500 years ago. In addition to the original preserved down to this day, there are numerous copies existing in different sizes and materials. The Strassacker art casting foundry in Süßen near Göppingen was founded in 1919 and is today one of the leading international manufacturers for sculptures and architectural elements of cast bronze.