By Colin McAlpin
08 August 2004
“FOR Â£20 you can have Brad Pitt. For around the same price you might fancy owning Russell Crowe or Colin Farrell . . . and you can take them home in your pocket!
The recent spate of Hollywood costume epics like The Alamo, Gettysburg, Troy, King Arthur, Gladiator and Master And Commander have attracted a colourful new hobby – the collecting of miniature model soldiers.
…They are very valuable pieces, highly prized by collectors.”