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could they be army didactic material ?

Article about: Or just cheap toys? I found them at a flee market, the lady had many more, but she was rather expensive. First picture is to give a idea of the measurments! cheers |<ris

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    Or just cheap toys?
    I found them at a flee market, the lady had many more, but she was rather expensive.
    First picture is to give a idea of the measurments!
    cheers
    |<ris
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    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    like the portraits chris.

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    Quote by harryamb2 View Post
    like the portraits chris.
    Looks a bit like tom hanks

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    l< ,what are made from ,wood , metal , plastic , bakelite ??

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    They look to be made of wood when you zoom in

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    Don't think much of the 'sensitive' renovation work she's done on the faux renaissance Aspidistra plant stand.....
    'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
    We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
    It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
    Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'

    In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.

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    I could'nt zoom in before something went wrong with my controller , yes wooden models possibly a childs toys but early wartime made but i dont thinlk they were manufactured , more like hand made by a father

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    Not field improvised for battle preparation, perhaps? I like them all the same!

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    Thats a possibility Dean

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    Quote by harryamb2 View Post
    like the portraits chris.
    They are very well painted!
    Strange thing is they are dated 1944 (!).... strange time to have your portrait painted!
    The artist is some one from Mortsel, so I presume the people represented must have been too.
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    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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