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Unknown Space Aliens and Robots

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The larger version of these figures are tough to find but I was able to obtain this set, each standing at around 1 inch; they're made by the same company as Brady's and are marked with a small version of the LP logo and H. K.

 

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Nice get, Bill, these are really clean, congrats!

 

 

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Great looking Aliens and Robots. :thumbs:

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Found these pics on the Moonbase Central site which show a connection to these figures.  The top photo has the "LP" logo in the lower-left corner and the actual figures in the top-center of the card.  After seeing these I realized there's a 6th figure which wasn't included in the set I purchased.

 

lp space exploration set ebay 13.jpg

 

mikephil exploration set astronit 2.jpg

 

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And also this one:

 

astronit space aliens.jpg

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Nice! I've never seen them on the backing card, only loose.

 

 

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This set was recently up for auction but didn't sell; to me it looks homemade with the "graphics" of the card done in craft paper.  Who knows, we've seen stranger things!

 

 

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Gilbert located this interesting box of the critters:

 

jump1.jpg jump2.jpg jump3.jpg

 

 

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On 2/4/2017 at 10:20 AM, Tinman said:

This set was recently up for auction but didn't sell; to me it looks homemade with the "graphics" of the card done in craft paper.  Who knows, we've seen stranger things!

 

 

s-l16004.jpg

s-l16003.jpg

 

s-l1600.jpg

 

 

Could this possibly be from inside a 1960s vending machine showing the figures you might win after you deposit your coin... (?)

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Interesting thought Mike, it certainly has a handmade look to it but then there's the vacuformed aspect to the card.  I'm guessing the card is about 8 inches tall...maybe for inside a gumball machine? 

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