What do you know about tin figures so far? You know the fairy tale of the Steadfast Tin Soldier? Respect! You know that there was a lot of playing with mass-produced lead and tin figures? Then you are almost an expert.
Nowadays, the small tin figures are no longer cast from old spoons like the twenty-five comrades in Hans Christian Andersen's tale. Thanks to excellent manufacturing techniques, the flat figures have developed into small cultural-historical works of art in recent decades. Historical themes from all epochs are depicted with them. Friends all over the world enjoy collecting, painting and composing vivid dioramas. Various artists and craftsmen are involved in the production of a tin figure.
Now you would like to know how a tin figure is made? Read and see here the story of how the tin figure THE PAPYRER FROM THE GÖLTZSCH came into being.