Category Archives: Platypus

Beswick Dinkum Platypus 1148

Beswick Dinkum Platypus – Made in England

Mould No: 1148
Designer: David Hand
Series: Animaland
Dimensions: Height 11cm
Produced: 1940-1959
Baseplate: Gold Backstamp – Copyright By GB Animation LTD

This is another rare piece that occasionally pops up for sale every so often here in Australia.

Beswick David Hand’s Animaland Figure Dinkum Platypus
Beswick Dinkum Platypus photo displayed above

I seldom see this Dinkum Platypus collectors piece up for sale in Australia

I personally think that this is a small piece that really is a bit of Australian fun, that is nice to have on display in your home.