BOFFIN

Action Figure
dated 1982 (manufactured)
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On display at V&A South Kensington
Temporary Exhibition, room 38
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

moulded plastic
beige with orange, red and black trim, dark brown boots, grey hair and beard


object details
Object Type
Additional TitleACTION FORCE (series title)
Materials and Techniques
moulded plastic
Brief Description
Action Force, Airfix, Hong Kong, 1982
Physical Description
moulded plastic

beige with orange, red and black trim, dark brown boots, grey hair and beard
Production typeprototype
Marks and Inscriptions
SPECIAL WEAPONS F SCIENTIST (BOFFIN) (hand written on blue label)
Credit line
Given by the Palitoy Company
Object history
Part of the Palitoy Archive



Action Force Sample Figures, dated 1982 with some signed labelling, representing parts, first and final pre production prototypes. Figures were with the other items in a box dated 1982
Production
parts may have been made in Hong Kong for Palitoy, rather than in England; box dated 6/7/82
Associated Objects
Collection
Accession Number
B.2348-1999

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record createdAugust 30, 2000
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