Prototype: International Sleeping Car Company (CIWL) type F baggage car, no. 1233. 4-axle car with a wood body in teak and a conductor's cupola. Used for international long distance trains such as the "Orient Express". The car looks as it did around 1914.
The German locomotive stars such as the S 3/6, available as Minitrix model item no. 12259, were kept ready for the "Orient Express" and other international trains in transit.