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Historic Figures

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 Miniature plastic figurines in the tradition of the Marx toy company. Figures include US Presidents and candidates, Supreme Court Justices (past and present), and Famous Americans. Each figure is about three inches tall, individually numbered, hand cast, and hand painted. COMING SOON: JOE BIDEN
Hand cast, hand painted, individually numbered miniature figurines of famous historical individuals.
  

PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES

1944 - 2012

During the run of its very successful presidential figurine collection, the Marx toy company made several prototype figures of candidates in the event that they actually won the presidency.  These figures include Adlai Stevenson, Barry Goldwater, and Hubert Humphrey.  Although these figures were never sold to the general public, many (especially Humphrey) have found their way into the collector marketplace.  This series of figurines picks up where the Marx prototypes left off by offering every major party nominee of the last 68 years.  Designed to look and feel just like the Marx figures, they are made of resin plastic, about 2 3/4 inches tall, with the last name of the candidate on the front of the base in raised letters (the backs are blank).  They are hand cast, hand painted, and individually and sequentially numbered.

Available figures include Thomas Dewey, Adlai Stevenson (painted recast of the Marx prototype), Barry Goldwater (recast), George McGovern, Walter Mondale, Michael Dukakis, Robert Dole, Al Gore, John Kerry, John McCain, Mitt Romney, and Hillary Clinton.

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