It has never been run or displayed. Over the past 30 years it has been stored in a smoke free climate controlled home. The set includes the 400E engine, tender and three matching passenger cars all with nickel plates. In addition to the set the 1990 Lionel catalog depicting the set and a reproduction of the "hang tag" which came with early 1930s Blue Comet sets are included.
This is perhaps the most handsome and sought after set offered by Lionel. The item "LIONEL CLASSIC STANDARD GAUGE BLUE COMET SET" is in sale since Sunday, October 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Model Railroads & Trains\Standard Scale\Locomotives".The seller is "kifversen" and is located in Lake Oswego, Oregon. This item can be shipped to United States.