Llamas are another mistery. You present here the Elastolin version from around 1950.
I wanted to find the Lineol competitor llama on 1958 catalogue and I haven't found it. However, we can see on [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
what seems to be a IV generation of a beautiful llama and a foal. Veb Plaho also have small versions of a [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
, as Plaho's range is based on Lineol's, it may confirm that Lineol IV existed.
About the Elastolin, it looks to me the exact same we can see on [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
but, obviously, I am not sure.
Your Papo llama is the famous guanaco that wanted to be a llama.
That's another great comparison and although the Elastolin looks somewhat like a long-necked sheep, it is much better balanced than the Papo version.