Pestana metal Toy Soldiers 4TH MADRAS NATIVE INFANTRY Marching Shoulder Arms

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 26, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House


Here is a Soldiers of the Queen set of the 4th Madras Native Infantry, marching shoulder arms , handmade by well-known toy soldier maker, Professor Harold Pestana.

This 1/32nd scale set consists of 9 marching figures (one is a British Officer) - all hand-cast and hand-painted in the traditional toy soldier manner.

This is set #2 in a limited edition of 30 and comes with the original box.

Please note: These are NOT intended for children. They are for the adult toy soldier collector. Imperfections (if any) make items unique and are part of the handmade process! All items are from a smoke free home.

Professor Harold Pestana’s handmade toy soldiers are in the Forbes Museum in Manhattan, the Hillestad Museum in Pennsylvania, and in private collections worldwide. They were also sold for a time at the late Jock Cout’s shop, Under Two Flags in London. He was profiled in the August 2009 issue of Toy Soldier & Model Figure Magazine .


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