This original Tintin die cast model "Le lotus bleu" from page 20 of the 1946 Tintin book La Limousine de lotus Bleu is in mint condition. These die cast models are very rare and hard to come by, the car is in its original box. The car comes in the original box with its authenticity certificate. The car was made in 2002 and is number 9 of 70 in the series. There is some wear on the box and casing. This is a fantastic and sought after collectors model, please view the pics to see the general condition of the model.