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PostSubject: Inspirations for the figurines   Mon Nov 28, 2016 6:42 pm


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PostSubject: Re: Inspirations for the figurines   Mon Nov 28, 2016 8:02 pm

Interresting topic Very Happy I need to think about it Wink

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PostSubject: Re: Inspirations for the figurines   Mon Nov 28, 2016 8:23 pm

The Monterey Bay adult beluga was modeled after a whale named Ferdinand from Zoo Duisburg. He now lives at SeaWorld in San Diego.

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PostSubject: Re: Inspirations for the figurines   Mon Nov 28, 2016 8:49 pm

What a gorgeous creature affraid drunken cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Inspirations for the figurines   Tue Nov 29, 2016 6:41 pm

About Lineol and Albert Cassmann

The animals of the Berlin Zoo served as models for the wild animals. Two famous examples from the production of animal figurines are the hippopotamus Knautschke and the goblin "Bobby", which Albert Caasmann has immortalized in miniature.

https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lineol

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PostSubject: Re: Inspirations for the figurines   Tue Nov 29, 2016 6:41 pm

@PhocidPhreak wrote:
The Monterey Bay adult beluga was modeled after a whale named Ferdinand from Zoo Duisburg. He now lives at SeaWorld in San Diego.

I have that

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PostSubject: Re: Inspirations for the figurines   Sat May 20, 2017 3:15 pm

@widukind wrote:
About Lineol and Albert Cassmann

The animals of the Berlin Zoo served as models for the wild animals. Two famous examples from the production of animal figurines are the hippopotamus Knautschke and the goblin "Bobby", which Albert Caasmann has immortalized in miniature.

https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lineol

If you see any older postcards of the zoo of Berlin from the 1920s you can see any that models of the first Lineol serie

http://www.ebay.de/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p2047675.m570.l1313.TR0.TRC0.H0.TRS0&_nkw=Ak+Berlin+Tiergarten%2C+Zoologischer+Garten&_sacat=0

http://www.ebay.de/sch/i.html?_odkw=Ak+Berlin+Tiergarten%2C+Zoologischer+Garten&_osacat=0&_from=R40&_trksid=p2045573.m570.l1313.TR12.TRC2.A0.H0.Xberlin+zoo.TRS0&_nkw=berlin+zoo&_sacat=0

i think in a old guide of that zoo you can see also any :)

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PostSubject: Re: Inspirations for the figurines   Sat May 20, 2017 3:48 pm

Fantastic post cards, - and even more interesting if you have the models drunken

Thankyou for the links, Andreas ! I love this kind of history about the models Applause

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