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Elastolin Plastic Figures

 Elastolin Plastic – Germans are hard!   In my recent post about Composition figures I mentioned that Hauser (Elastolin) had produced some fine Plastic figures in a very hard plastic (polysterol) during the 60’s and 70‘s.  In 1981 the firm was … Continue reading

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Timpo Crusader without the St George Cross

CRUSADER VARIANTS Unusual figures . Ive seen knight’s like this but this is the first Crusader I have seen.  For sale on Ebay this week….! A series two Crusader with the less textured armour . Legs from a running Knight. … Continue reading

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ATLANTIC -The Italian Job

I really Like Atlantic figures. This Italian company was productive in the 1960’s and 70’s but went bust in the early 80’s . Alas most of the molds were lost but some survived and turned up in more recent years as I understand it … Continue reading

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Timpo Knight with White Helmet

Great Timpo Knight with rare White Helmet . One like this sold for around £500 on ebay earlier this week. Look out for him , Rare but does turn up from time to time.  

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Robin Hood – Toys in Tights !

Robin Hood & his Merry Men In this post we move away from makers to look at individual characters.In this case Robin Hood, his merry men, the Sheriff of Nottingham and his men at arms… oh and the lovely Maid … Continue reading

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I LOVE A GOOD TOTEM POLE

I LOVE A GOOD TOTEM POLE TOY TOTEM POLES for 54mm figures   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Totem_pole During the course of buying and selling figures I often come across toy Totem Poles. These are the accessories that go with American Indian figures however the … Continue reading

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