Spain, 1922-1964. Toys made by Rico, a company founded by some former Paya employees in 1922, were similar to that made by Paya, starting with tin toys and moving into plastic products in the 1950s.

A typical characteristic of Rico's toy cars is that they tend not to be moulded in their final color but are spray painted like die-casts so that they resemble more diecast model cars instead of made of plastic. Rico and Paya both made many SEAT models cars.

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Rico value and price guide

What's your Rico worth? Here are some recently sold items.

Picture Title Date Price
kyle rico Kyle Rico... 03/2021 $500.00
rico 72 seat 1430 firemen 31cm Rico 72 Seat 1430 Firemen 31cm... 02/2021 $261.32
matchbox across america 50th birthday complete set Matchbox Across America 50th Birthday Complete Set... 02/2021 $144.95
2015 rico abreu 1 18 diecast abreu vineyards 24 2015 Rico Abreu 1 18 Diecast Abreu Vineyards 24... 03/2021 $157.60
sprint car world of outlaws 24 rico abreu 2015 Sprint Car World Of Outlaws 24 Rico Abreu 2015... 12/2020 $156.00
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Comments (2)
Michael - September 29, 2020
Hello, I have a Rico wind-up type trotter type horse & trap. The box is in poor condition however it has Trotterdor on it. Is there anywhere I can find anything about it. I believe it’s from the early sixties
I'm sorry, I can't find anything on your toy... If you're on Facebook, you could post it in the group: "Tin Toys And Vintage Toys" to see if someone knows more about your toy.
Rico - October 20, 2013
I have a few vintage toys .. rico .. matchbox and corgi . I want to sell and have at least 200 models help ..
Have you considered eBay? You can sell them in batches.