Box for model soldier set, 1st Dragoons The Royals, William Britain Limited
Cardboard box for William Britain Limited's Box Set No 39 from the 'Types of the British Army' series, 1925. The hollow-cast, lead alloy model soldier set includes a mounted officer and four mounted troopers.
William Britain began producing toy soldiers and military miniatures in 1893 and soon gained a reputation for making the most finely detailed and historically accurate figures available. The company continue to manufacture them today.
From the Harwood-Barnes Collection.
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National Army Museum Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection