London, South Kensington
1 December 2000
Toy Town Soldiers
extremely rare fantasy toy soldiers, hollowcast, 1959 (F-G), original signed Britains Archive catalogue signed by L.D. Richards, publicity material and press releases from the sale. (2)
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Opie G, page 490.
By contrast to those with blue and yellow uniforms featured in the Britains Archive and used as a theme for the sale, these two have red jackets, which suggests they once formed part of the Archive as the third colour paint samples.
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