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PostSubject: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 6:37 pm

When my son was about 7 - 8 years old, we went to a Safari park.
Having listened to my exclamations for an hour or so, the kid said :
" Americans say that large is beautyful.
The Japanese say that small is beautyful.
Mom says that dumb is beautyful ! "

Shocked Hmmmm. Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes
There is a saying that children and drunk people tell the truth Embarassed Embarassed Laughing Laughing

It is true that this little Icey looks quite goofy, - and I think he is BEAUTYFUL cheers

Here together with the old Schleich Icey for size comparison :
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I spotted him among some junk in an auktion, and thought : " Yesss !!! An Icey !!" cheers
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The person who modelled him must have seen an Icey as they looked 50 - 60 years ago in Iceland after a hard winter : short-legged, thin and shaggy.
(When Iceys starve, the neck becomes very thin.)
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But there is no doubt at all that it is an Icelandic horse.
Just look at the slanting, sharp loins Very Happy
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He is actually perhaps the most typical model that I have seen Very Happy
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The brand is "Simba". Does anyone know anything about it ? scratch
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 6:53 pm

Congratulation Susanne!!! cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 6:59 pm

Congrats on your Icey,it is charming!Very Happy
As far as I know,is Simba a german group of companies who make toys.Here's the link of their website.
(I switched the language to English for you Wink)

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 7:03 pm

I love this cute Icelandic horse! So adorable! Very Happy I've never seen him before :)
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 7:16 pm

Thankyou, Andreas, Vivien and Ana flower

I am happy you also like him Very Happy

Thanks for the link, Vivien, it seems they mainly sell toys for babies now scratch
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 7:20 pm

:) :)

Is really nice. cheers
Now has a home where to love it: susanne's house
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 7:24 pm

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:) :)

Is really nice. cheers
Now has a home where to love it: susanne's house


Yes after few weeks in Susanne's house he will be healthy, happy horse with shiny coat! Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 7:28 pm

lol! lol! lol!
I am in for a hard job, I think geek Wink
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 9:27 pm

Portuguese say that children and drunk people are beautiful! drunken Basketball
Congratulations Susanne! We know how much you love Iceys! Even I have a beautiful Icelandic from you! Very Happy Very Happy
What nice finds in Christmas time! santa ...and lucky son you have! cheers
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 9:36 pm

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Portuguese say that children and drunk people are beautiful! drunken Basketball

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Congratulations Susanne! We know how much you love Iceys! Even I have a beautiful Icelandic from you! Very Happy Very Happy
What nice finds in Christmas time! santa ...and lucky son you have! cheers

Thankyou Roger, dear friend flower sunny
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:10 pm

Wonderful find Susanne, I've never heard of this brand before either - he is SO lovely cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Wed Dec 21, 2011 1:18 am

He is lovely, Susanne! Congrats! :)

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Wed Dec 21, 2011 3:22 am

congratulations on a charming and rare figure! How lucky he is to have found you, who will appreciate his true worth!

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Sat Dec 24, 2011 8:22 pm

He is lovely,Susanne.
Looks like an old horse - sunk around the eyes like old horses are ~ drunken very cute!

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Dec 27, 2011 6:51 pm

Wow, the Icey's smiling))
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Thu Dec 29, 2011 3:55 am

Congratulation~~
This little guy is so lovely alien
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Thu Dec 29, 2011 10:15 am

Thankyou, Friends flower

If there are any of my model animal I love most, he is certainly one of them Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Sun Aug 31, 2014 10:34 am

Sorry for 'revive' this topic.

Congrats, I love this icelandic! Anybody knows if Samba did more animals? I couldn't find anything on internet or Samba website
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Sun Aug 31, 2014 12:04 pm

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Sorry for 'revive' this topic.

Congrats, I love this icelandic! Anybody knows if Samba did more animals? I couldn't find anything on internet or Samba website

Here is their site [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] , - it seems they do ot have that kind of toys any more Crying or Very sad

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Sep 02, 2014 2:43 pm

Lovely model-its the first animal model I have seen by Simba.They have knight/cowboy sets which are sold here in the UK on a regular basis in a chain of large discount stores.
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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Sep 02, 2014 4:52 pm

I don't think it's not pretty. I love it!! drunken drunken

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PostSubject: Re: "Beautyful" little Icelandic horse - SIMBA   Tue Sep 02, 2014 7:46 pm

Thankyou Taylor and Jonas cheers

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