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W. Britain The D-Day Landings Operation Overlord Presentation Box Set

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W. Britain The D-Day Landings Operation Overlord Presentation Box Set 8831

This is a superb Commemorative Presentation Box Set by W. Britain for the D-Day Landings  Operation Overlord. It comprises of 10 figures & Armed Services plaques, including D-Day Information with the map and explanations and a W. Britains card in French for Collectors.  It is in mint in box with original outer box.

Price:  125

 

Britains The Prince Albert's Somersetshire Infantry Boxed Set

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Britains The Prince Albert's Somersetshire Infantry Boxed Set

This is a Special Collection Britains Set # 8804 of The Prince Albert's Somersetshire Infantry in mint and boxed condition.  There are 6 figures in the set. They fought in Martinique, Afghanistan, Jellaban, Sebastopol, Kabul, South Africa, Burma and in the relief of Ladysmith.

Price:  85

 

Crescent Scotsguard Bandsmen x 14

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Johillco & Crescent Scotsguard Bandsmen x 14 c.1950s

There are 13 Johillco & Crescent Scotsguard Bandsmen in good condition + one drummer of unknown make.  The bandsmen consist of: 2x fifes, 2x cymbals, 1 tuba, 2x trombones, 1x bugle, 1x clarinet, 2x bassoons, 3x side drums. These are now scarce and highly collectable.

 

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Royal Scots Lowlander Officer in Plaid John Hill & Co. 1950

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Royal Scots Lowlander Officer in Plaid John Hill & Co. 1950

A scarce lead figure in good all original condition. Very little paint loss as can be seen in the pictures. By John Hill & Co.

Price:  25

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Britains Scots Guards Kneeling & Firing c.1904

These hollow cast Scots Guards figures are in good all original condition with their guns.  There is some paint loss as can be seen in the pictures which does not detract from the rarity of the figures.

Price:  28

 

WWI Peaked Cap Soldier Charging by John Hill & Co. c.1950

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WWI Peaked Cap Soldier Charging by John Hill & Co. 1930s

WWI soldier with peaked cap charging in good all original condition.  Very little paint loss as can be seen in the pictures.

Price: 10

 

9 Rare Britains Herald Plastic Houseguards c.1960s

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9 Rare Britains Herald Plastic Mounted Horseguards c.1960s

9 Britains Herald 'Mounted Horseguard Troupe at the Halt' with red plume in good condition.

Price:  110

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

Britains Herald Rare Plastic Houseguard Trumpets & Drums x 7 c.1960s

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Britains Herald Rare Plastic Horseguard Trumpets & Drums x 7 c.1960s

These rare soldiers are in good all original condition.

Price:  75

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

Rare Britains Herald Band of the Household Cavalry

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Rare Britains Herald Band of the Household Cavalry c.1960s

There are 11 soldiers in good original condition. The two drummers have a little damage to the drumsticks.

Price:  85

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

Rare Britains Plastic Mounted Hussars c.1972

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Rare Britains Plastic Mounted Hussars c.1972

Rare Britains mounted Hussars in good all original condition.  There are 8 mounted figures including the flag holder and a spare horse.

Price: 95

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

Rare Scotsguards with Fuzzy Busbys

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Rare Scotsguards with Fuzzy Busbys

A set of 10 Herald Scotsguards with fuzzy busbys in good condition + 5 other Scotsguards.

Price: 85

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

25 Britains-Herald Dismounted Hussars

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25 Rare Britains-Herald Dismounted Hussars

These are wonderfully detailed soldiers in hard celluloid type plastic.  They are very fragile and as such have had to have some arms reattached.  The Officer is in very good condition but is on a replacement base.

Price: 150

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly samples being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

Herald Queens Own Highland Camerons

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Herald Queens Own Cameron Highlanders set of 8

A rare set of 8 Herald Queens Own  Cameron Highlanders in very good all original condition. Made of a hard celluloid type plastic they are beautifully detailed.

Price: 68

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly samples being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

The First Foot Guards Waterloo

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The First Royal Foot Guards Waterloo

There are 27 soldiers in this set rare set of the First Royal Foot Guards.  They are beautifully detailed and made in a hard celluloid type plastic.  There is one broken gun and one flag holder is missing his flag. Probably also by Britains-Herald.

Price: 185

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly samples being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

Mounted Lifeguards

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Britains-Herald Plastic Mounted Lifeguards

These Mounted Lifeguards are in good all original condition, made in a celluloid type hard plastic they are very well detailed.

Price: 30

These items were purchased at a well known auction house in Scotland 25 years ago. They were allegedly samples being sold by a sales agent for toy soldier companies.

 

Rare Timpo Plastic Scotsguards (Coldstream?) with Officer

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Rare Timpo Plastic Scotsguards (Coldstream?) with Officer

Rare Timpo Scotsguards or Coldstream Guards with Officer in good all original condition.  There are also 3 Britains Scotsguards in fair condition as can be see in the pictures. These are all plastic soldiers.

Price: 75

 

Crescent Guardsman Officer Saluting

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Crescent Guardsman Officer Saluting

A Crescent guardsman Officer saluting, in good condition.

Price:  18

John Hill & Co. Fusilier Firing & At Attention

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John Hill & Co. Fusilier Firing & At Attention

In good condition.

 

t117d

Cherilea Guardsmen At The Slope & Officer

In good condition.

 
Britains Wounded Royal Marine with Stretcher c.1905

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Britains Wounded Royal Marine with Stretcher c.1905

A Britians lead figure of a wounded Royal Marine on a stretcher in good all original condition. Some paint loss as can be seen in the pictures.  The figure is from set 137,   1905-1910 only.

Price: 58

 

Britains Mounted Lifeguard (Band) in State Dress c.1920s

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Britains Mounted Lifeguard Trumpeter in State Dress c.1920s

This mounted Lifeguard in State Dress from the Mounted Lifeguard Band set #101 is in good condition.  The horse has some paint loss which does not detract.  The Lifeguard has slotted articulated arms. He is holding a small trumpet. 

Price:  38

The magnificent gold-laced dress dates back to the time of Charles II. The peaked cap is from the Victorian period. It is a Royal livery, only worn on state occasions.

 

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Britains Mounted Lifeguard with Moveable Arm c.1920s

This is the Britains Lifeguard with moveable arm.  It is in good condition and was restored to its original condition at some point in the past.

Price:  35 

 

Charbens Mounted Knights c.1953

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Charbens Mounted Knights c.1953

Scarce Charbens mounted Knights in good condition.

Price:  28

 

Cherilea Knight on Armoured Horse with Upturned Sword

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Rare Cherilea Knight on Armoured Horse with Upturned Sword

A rare hollowcast Cherilea mounted Knight with upturned sword in good condition. The horse's right leg has been replaced and the Knight has a new plume.

Price:  15

 

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Segal Mounted Lifeguards c.1949

Scarce Segal, made in Great Britain, mounted Lifeguards. The white horse has been repainted.

Price:  28

 

Britains & Johillco Mounted Scots Greys c.1950s

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Britains & Johillco Mounted Scots Greys c.1950s

In good condition.

Price: 28

 

Crescent Hollowcast Knights c.1950s

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Crescent Hollowcast Knights c.1950s

Crescent hollowcast knights in good condition with moveable right arms.  One knight has a slight repair to the neck.

Price: 20

 

Crescent Mounted Scots Grey Walking postwar

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Crescent Mounted Scots Grey Walking postwar

A lead hollowcast Crescent mounted Scots Grey in good condition with a little paint loss. Made in Great Britain just after WWII.

Price:  24

 

Britains Boer War Imperial Yeomanry Mounted c.1900

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Britains Boer War Imperial Yeomanry Mounted c.1900

A rare Britains mounted Imperial Yeomanry (set 105) London's volunteer cavalry in south Africa during the Boer War.  It is in fair condition.  Dated on the base 1.6.1900 it has lost some of it's paint as can be seen in the picture and which is to be expected from its age. 

 

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Mounted Officer from Britains Set 190 - Belgian Cavalry Review Order.

t995c

Mounted Officer from Britains Set 190 - Belgian Cavalry Review Order.

This lead figure by Britains is in good condition with very little paint loss.  He has a moveable sword arm.

Price: 35

 

Reka Mounted Scots Grey on Prancing Horse c.1915

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Reka Mounted Scots Grey on Prancing Horse c.1915

Rare Reka Scots Grey on prancing horse.  Hollow cast lead figure in good condition with very little paint loss.

Price:  28

 

Crescent Scots Grey on Trotting Horse Pre-War

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Crescent Scots Grey on Trotting Horse Pre-War

An early Crescent hollow cast Scots Grey on trotting horse in fair condition. The horse has some paint loss as can be seen in the pictures.

Price:  18

 

Britains 3rd Madras Light Cavalry Soward with Sword c.1930

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Britains 3rd Madras Light Cavalry Sowar with Sword c.1930

A Britains lead Sowar with sword from the 3rd Madras Light Cavalry (Britains set 45) 1896-1940.  The figure is in good condition, a little paint loss and a replacement sword (plastic).

Price:  28

 

Charbens Mounted Lifeguard c.1950

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Charbens Mounted Lifeguard c.1950

A scarce Chabens mounted Lifeguard in good all original condition. Some paint loss as can be seen in the picture.

Price: 22

 

John Hill & Co. Mahout Hollow Cast Pre-war Figure

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John Hill & Co. Indian Mahout Hollow Cast Pre-war Figure

A pre-war lead hollow cast figure of an Indian Mahout (elephant handler) riding an elephant.  It is in good all original condition, some paint loss which does not detract from the figure.

Price:  28

 

Britains Mounted Bedouin Arab with Lance c.1920s

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Britains Mounted Bedouin Arab with Lance c.1920s

A rare Britains mounted Bedouin Arab carrying a lance in good condition.  There are some age marks on the figure as can be seen in the pictures which do not detract. 

Price:  38

 
Britains Mounted Bedouin Arab with Scimitar c.1920s

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Britains Mounted Bedouin Arab with Scimitar c.1920s

A rare Britains mounted Bedouin Arab carrying a scimitar in good condition.  There are some age marks on the figure as can be seen in the pictures which do not detract. 

Price:  38

 
Britains Mounted Bedouin Arab with Rifle c.1920s

t987c

Britains Mounted Bedouin Arab with Rifle c.1920s

A rare Britains mounted Bedouin Arab carrying a rifle in good condition.  There are some age marks on the figure as can be seen in the pictures which do not detract. 

Price:  38

 
Malborough Cavalryman at Blenheim 1704 by Del Prado Malborough Cavalryman at Blenheim 1704 by Del Prado (# 1)

A superb metal figure of a Malborough Cavalryman at Blenheim - 1704 in excellent condition.  It is the number 1 from the 'Cavalry Through the Ages' series by Del Prado.  The figure is 8.5 cm high.

 

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Cherilea Crusader c.1950

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Cherilea Crusader c.1950

This Crusader made by Cherilea is in good all original condition.  A little paint loss as can be seen in the pictures.  Made in Great Britain.

Price:  20

 

Charbens Knight Standing with Sword & Shield c.1953

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Charbens Knights Standing with Sword & Shield c.1953

These are highly collectible Knights made by Charbens.  A little paint loss which does not detract , one knight has a slight dent on his chest as can be seen in the pictures.

Price:  20

 

 

Crescent Knights c. 1950

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Crescent Knights c. 1950

3 Scarce Crescent Knights in good condition.

Price: 15

 

Rare Johillco Knight c.1955

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Rare Johillco Knight c.1955

This Johillco Knight is in good condition, some paint loss as can be seen in the pictures which does not detract from the rarity of the item.

Price:  10

John Hill & Co. Firing Fusillier c.1950

t868c

John Hill & Co. Firing Fusillier c.1950

John Hill & Co. standing firing Fusillier in good all original condition hollow cast figure.

Price:  9.95

Officer & 2x Bagpipes Gordon Highlanders

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Officer & 2x Bagpipes Gordon Highlanders

3 diecast Gordon Highlanders in good condition, 2 bagpipes and one officer.  They have furry busby hats and are solid cast.  They are approximately 60mm high.

Price:  125

 

Segal Guardsmen at The Slope 1949

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7 x Rare Segal Guardsmen at The Slope 1949

7 Segal (Made in England) Guardsmen at the slope in fair condition. Most have broken guns as can be seen in the pictures.

Price: 20

 

t109d

8 x Crescent Guardsmen c.1950

These figures are in good condition.  There is one guardsman at ease, 2 guardsmen at the slope and 5 guardsmen standing firing.

Price:  25

 

British Infantry in Steel Helmets & Gas Masks c.1937

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Britains British Infantry in Steel Helmets & Gas Masks c.1937

A Britains British Infantry soldier throwing a hand grenade with steel helmet and gas mask in good all original condition.  His backpack has a small dent as can be seen in the pictures.

Price:  30

 

British Officer of the Line by Abel c.1909

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British Officer of the Line by Abel c.1909

British Officer of the Line lying down having a quick nap. Probably by Abel.  He is 57 mm long in good condition.

Price:  35

 

Britains Gordon Highlanders c.1912

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Britains Gordon Highlanders c.1912

3 Hollow cast Britains Gordon Highlanders in good condition.  They have the moveable rifle arm.

Price:  20 each

2 remaining

 

Britains Cameron Highlanders c.1901

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Britains Cameron Highlanders c.1901

These rare figures are in fair condition, their rifles have been repaired.

Price:  20

 

Britains Black Watch c.1950s

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Britains Black Watch c.1950s

Britains Black Watch figure in very good all original condition.

Price:  18

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Britains Highlander

In excellent condition.

Price:  40

Infantry Full Battle Dress

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Britains Infantry of the Line wearing Shrapnel Proof Helmet c.1919-40

This hollow-cast figure is in very good all original condition.  There is a small hole in the helmet which is metal fatigue.

Price:  35

 

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Britains British Army Machine Gun Section WWI  1916-1940

Britains machine-gun section lying down. A hollow cast figure in good condition. 

Price:  28

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Britains British Army Machine Gun Section WWI  1916-1940

Britains machine-gun section lying down. A hollow cast figure in good condition. 

Price:  28

 

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Britains British Army Machine Gun Section WWI  1916-1940

Britains machine-gun section lying down. A hollow cast figure in good condition. 

Price:  28

 
Sailor At Helm - British Naval Landing Party c.1960

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Sailor At Helm - British Naval Landing Party c.1960

This is a rare figure of a sailor at the helm from the "British Naval Landing Party" series.  Made by Lone Star,  Harvey Series,  Made in Gt. Britain.  It is in good all original condition.  Most of the paint is intact which is unusual due to the composition of the plastic. 

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS AN ORIGINAL LONE STAR FIGURE

Lone Star figures were made of polyethylene plastic which did not bind very well with the paint , this means that it's very difficult to find examples that have not suffered considerable paint loss.

Price:  24.95

Crescent Bronzed Motar Team c.1946/8 Rare Crescent Bronzed Mortar Team c.1946/8

This is a rare set of 2 bronzed men (without their shirts) from the mortar team holding mortars and one fully clothed seated. They are in very good all original condition.

Price:  60

J. Hill & Co. England c.1930 Soldier of the Line

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J. Hill & Co. England Soldier of the Line c.1930

Soldier of the line in good all original condition.  There is a slight discolouration on the trousers as can be seen in the picture, though this does not detract from the figure.

Price:  28

Wend-Al Aluminium Native Figure  c.1948

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Wend-Al Aluminium Native Figure  c.1948

Wend-Al native figure in unknown uniform.  The figure is in good all original condition.

Price:  28

 

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Rare Crescent Arab Warrior with Scimitar c.1930s

A rare hollow cast Arab warrior with scimitar in good all original condition. A little paint loss as can be seen in the pictures which does not detract from the overall look of the figure.

Price:  35

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Rare Crescent Arab Warrior with Scimitar c.1930s

A rare hollow cast Arab warrior with scimitar in good all original condition. A little paint loss as can be seen in the pictures which does not detract from the overall look of the figure.

Price:  35

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Lineol (Germany) Composition British Soldier c.1930's

Standing and firing,  he is 7.6 cms high in very good all original condition.

Price:  37

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Lineol (Germany) Composition French Soldier c.1930's

Standing and firing,  he is 7.6 cms high in very good all original condition.

Price:  37

 

Elastolin Composition Figure c. early 1940's

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Elastolin Composition Figure c. early 1940's

This is a smaller scale (7 cms) Elastolin composition figure of a soldier.  The rifle has been repaired,  otherwise it is in good condition.

Price:  11.99

Guard Presenting Arms by Harvey c.1950

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Guard Presenting Arms by Harvey c.1950

This is a rare hollow cast figure of a Guardsman presenting arms.  He is in good all original condition. 

Price:  28

"Harvey was fonded by Harry Eagles,  the son of the co-founder of Crescent.  His nickname was Harvey and that became the name of his new company which was only in production from 1940-1951.  He sold his trade name and designs to Lone Star (The Die-cast Metal Tool Co.)"

Britains Gunners of the Royal Mounted Artillery c.1930's

Britains Gunners of the Royal Mounted Artillery c.1930's

These are 5 gunners in playworn condition from the set of the Royal Mounted Artillery. They are wearing the white foreign service helmets. There is a little paint loss which does not detract from the overall look.

Price: 45

 

Britains Scots Guard At Attention c.1930

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Britains Scots Guard At Attention c.1930

This is a Britains Scots Guard At Attention in all original condition with moving arm.  There is some paint loss which does not detract from the rarity of the figure.  He is from Britains set #III.

Price: 35

 

Britains Grenadier Guard At Attention 1901

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Britains Grenadier Guard At Attention 1901

This is a Britains Grenadier Guard standing at Attention with moveable arm.  It has been restored to it's original condition.

Price:  25

 

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Britains Scots Guards c.1906

This is a rare Scots Guard hollow cast lead figure in original condition with the moveable rigle arm.  There is some paint loss as can be seen in the pictures which does not detract from the rarity of the figure.

Price:  18

Britains: Colours & Pioneers of the Scots Guards c.1905 Britains: Colours & Pioneers of the Scots Guards c.1905

This is a rare hollow cast figure of the Colours & Pioneers of the Scots Guards dated on the base 1.8.1905.  It has some paint loss which does which does not detract from the rarity of the figure.

Price:  38

 

Wend-Al Aluminium Medieval Figure c.1948

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Wend-Al Aluminium Medieval Figure c.1948

This is a rare Wend-Al medieval figure in good all original condition.

Price:  18

 

Lead Flat Scene Mounted Soldier with Spare Horse c.1900 (Heinrichson ?)

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Lead Flat Scene Mounted Soldier with Spare Horse c.1900 (Heinrichson ?)

An interesting miniature scene of a soldier on a horse witresh a spare horse.  In good condition with very little paint loss.  The scene is 72 mm long x 35 mm high. 

48

 

Heinrichsen Pennsylvania Regiment Flat Soldiers c.1900

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Heinrichsen Pennsylvania Regiment Flat Soldiers c.1900

An unusual set of 9 figures 'Pennsylvanian Regiment' by Heinrichsen.  3 figures are fixing bayonets (one bayonet missing) and 2 kneeling figures.  In good all original condition with very little paint loss.  Only 30mm high to the top of the hats which is quite unusual.

Price:  48

 

Royal Field Artillery - Soldiers of the Queen Royal Field Artillery - Soldiers of the Queen

Soldiers of the Queen, Royal Field Artillery, Limited Edition, Made in England. This is a superb hand painted pewter figure 10.8 cms high.

Price: 39

 

5 Rare Castrasa Soldiers c.1930's Made in Spain 5 Castresana Soldiers c.1930's

These are 5 rare Castresana figures made in Spain.  They are solid cast and are 5.2 cms high.  One base has a corner broken off. 

Price:  39

 

 
Britains Grenadier Guards - Drummer Boy c.1908 Britains Grenadier Guards - Drummer Boy c.1908

There would have been one per set. These 3 little drummer boys are in all original condition with their original drums and with original paint.  Two of them have the right stick broken and the third figure has his right arm broken off at the elbow.  

Price:  28

 

 
Britains Zouaves x 9 Figures c.1906 Britains Zouaves x 9 Figures c.1906

These are 9 North African Soldiers charging called Zouaves.

They are in good all original condition except for broken rifles as can be seen in the pictures.  One of the figures has metal fatigue on the side at the waist.

There is paint loss, as can be seen in the pictures, which does not detract from the rarity of these figures.


 
 
Set of Vintage Wood Soldiers Marching Band

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Set of Vintage Wood Soldiers Marching Band

This set consists of the Flag Bearer,  drummer, cymbals and clarinet (or bugle).  They are 17 cms high, the flag bearer is 22 cms high including the flag.  They are flat.

Price: 22

 

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Lot of 17 Scotsguards Lying Kneeling & Firing c.1904 for restoration

A lot of Scots Guards consisting of 10 lying & firing, 5 kneeling & firing, 1 officer with moveable arm missing and one standing. All needing restoration.

Price:  10

 

Lot of 14 Mounted Standing Kneeling Lead Soldiers + 4 Fences

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Lot of 14 Mounted Standing Kneeling Lead Soldiers + 4 Fences

The lot consists of 4 mounted figures, 2 are in good condition but have their articulated arms missing. 2 lying, 1 kneeling and 7 standing. They are all in need of restoration.   There are also 4 lead fences in good all original condition.

Price:  15

 

2 Rare Britains Turcos c.1913 for Restoration 2 Rare Britains Turcos c.1913 for Restoration

Rare Britains Turcos from set 191, Tirailleurs Algeriens.

 

 

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