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SAMURI WARRIORS

Figure
1970-1980 (manufactured)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

card box printed in colours to show the title, maker's trademark and name and illustrations of soldiers; most of the lettering is in Japanese
contains moulded plastic forms with the pieces still attached

Object details

Object type
Titles
  • SAMURI WARRIORS (manufacturer's title)
  • JAPAN HISTORY MINIATURE MODEL SERIES (series title)
Materials and techniques
printed card, moulded plastic
Brief description
Aoshima, Japanese, 1970s
Physical description
card box printed in colours to show the title, maker's trademark and name and illustrations of soldiers; most of the lettering is in Japanese
contains moulded plastic forms with the pieces still attached
Dimensions
  • Length: 6¾in
  • Width: 6¼in
  • Depth: 1in
Production typemass produced
Copy number
Kit No. M102.200
Marks and inscriptions
  • Identical Scale 1/35 (box)
  • 65p (in pencil on the front of box)
Credit line
Given by the Palitoy Company
Production
marked Aoshimi JPM Riko Regd. Made in Japan

Reason For Production: retail
Collection
Accession number
B.990-1999

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Record createdJune 20, 2000
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