Timpo Toys – Cat. No. 4707 Mounted Russian Cossack, comprising: Russian Cossack Firing from Waist on a Black galloping horse and the correct (yellow) sheepskin saddle. Some minor paint loss, otherwise generally Excellent unused condition overall, the rider with both pegs to fit holes in horse’s flanks, though the tip of rider’s scabbard is missing – Box is Poor for age (some age wear, scuffs, creases, crushing, tears, price ‘2/6’ in blue biro) with description sticker ‘No. 4707 Russian Cossacks Firing from Waist’, complete with the original packing tissue – Rare early issue, circa 1958 [Provenance: from the Sheldon collection of old shop stock (Sheldon News was a newsagents in Birmingham which traded during the 1950’s and ’60’s) comprising several hundred plastic figures].