026 Toy Soldiers Set Colours and Escort, The Buffs East Kent Regiment 1890 Painted
An Officer and six Privates
The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment), formerly the 3rd Regiment of Foot was an infantry regiment of the British Army until 1961.
It had a history dating back to 1572 and was one of the oldest regiments in the British Army being third in order of precedence (ranked as the 3rd Regiment of the line).
It provided distinguished service over a period of almost four hundred years accumulating one hundred and sixteen battle honours.
Following a series of amalgamations since 1961 its lineage is today continued by the Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment.
54mm British Army 1879 to 1900
Price code A
All hand painted Toy Soldier sets packed in Red Boxes. Cast in quality white metal, hand painted gloss enamels. Available as unpainted casting, kit with colour photo.
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In 1980 the toy soldier range painted in gloss was introduced, sculpted by David Scheinmann, and today by Andrew Stadden which from modest beginnings has expanded to a very extensive range covering many popular subjects and periods of military history.