Tag Archives: 1970’s

Daily Figure Post – No 24

Timpo . Series 4 Sheriff . 54MM Plastic England ( Shotts , Scotland ) Advertisements

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GERONIMO – Timpo INDIAN ATTACK

Timpo Swoppet North American Indians In this post we take a look at Timpo North American Indians including the early series one figures, the very common series two and series three figures. I’m not covering Apache Indians in this or the … Continue reading

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Daily Figure Post – No 11

Timpo Viking. 1970’s . Plastic . England

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“MADE IN KONG KONG”

Growing up with Hong Kong Plastic figures, Jamboree Bags and Woolies   If you have an interest in toy figures and grew up in the late 60’s  and  70’s it’s fairly likely that at some time in your life (for … Continue reading

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Luke I am your father

Timpo Star Wars Crossover ! Timpo German WW2 Stormtrooper with Black Helmet and Red Hair – Variant . As a kid ( yes reminiscing again! ) I loved my Airfix  1:32 German Infantry and even the little 1:72 guys with … Continue reading

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Timpo – These Boots were made for Skiing !

Apache White Boots & Brown Bases  I doubt very much that real Apaches warriors would be seen dead in these snazzy White Boots but that didn’t bother the designers at Timpo.  Rare White Boots Apaches . A set of 4 … Continue reading

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Crescent -Part 1 -Plastic and Cereal

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Crescent– Part 1 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crescent_Toys Crescent Origins  Crescent began making toys in lead in 1922 and  today remains a very popular maker for collectors of pre war lead toys covering a  wide range of interest areas including transports , military , … Continue reading

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Cherilea Plastic – Part 2

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 Identifying Cherilea figures Cherilea Data One of the things that can help with collecting or selling Cherilea figures is that it’s relatively easy to identify them. That is when compared to many of the smaller english makers who still to this … Continue reading

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Blog Numero 1 “It’s a rare variant” – Collecting Plastic Toy Soldiers and Figures

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Welcome. This is my first post on my new figure collecting blog.  Collectable Figures Monty & Rommel Variants To be honest this blog will deal with a core subject that’s pretty dull for a lot of people and back in … Continue reading

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