Marlborough Delhi Durbar collectible toy soldiers and 54mm metal figures are among the most sought after hand painted metal cast and ornate Indian Elephants and Camels available today.
Marlborough Military Models, Ltd was started by Frank and Jan Scroby in 1982 from the ashes of Blenheim Military Models, Ltd. Marlborough started business with a series of smaller sets for the United States market through their contacts with US distributors, Star Collectibles. These sets were know as the Star Series and produced as Limited Editions.
Marlborough's ranges are the MF series of standard sets which include, what is thought to be the only matchstick firing artillery piece on the market (at that time). Sets included the A series of Edwardian civilian figures, shops and accessories. Also included is an extensive range of individual military and historical figures, including Marlborough's renowned Burbar series. The Delhi Durbar Series is based on the Delhi Durbar of 1902. This series features British and Indian troops, civilians and bazaar sets, plus exotic items such as camels, ornate elephants, musicians, Kutch stilt warriors many of which where produced as Limited Editions.
Trains and Toy Soldiers is proud to offer a wide selection of soldiers, figures and animal limited edition sets for the avid collector. Recently Trains and Toy Soldiers purchased a large collection of figures featuring the Delhi Burbar. Visit our website www.trainsandtoysoldiers.com to purchase and learn more about the beautifully hand painted work of Frank and Jan Scroby. You can also reach Trains and Toy Soldiers by calling 800-786-1888.