While I'm on the @Playmobil tip, here's top five historical figurines I *wish* someone would make... /1
HILDEGARD VON BINGEN (1098 - 1179)
Who: 12th century abbess, seer, saint, musician, doctor of the church, pioneering herbalist.
Accessories: 'Scivias', her book of visions and a herb basket.
Maybe the city of Bingen could commission a figure?
SHAMAN OF BAD DÜRRENBERG (?? - ??)
Who: 8,500 year old shaman priestess uncovered during excavations in Germany.
Accessories: Awesome headdress, shaman's staff ).
Maybe @MuseumHalle could commission?
JOHANNES KEPLER (1571 - 1630)
Who: Astronomer, scientist, came up with the laws of planetary motion.
Accessories: Telescope, manuscript of 'Harmonica Mundi'.
Maybe @NASA or @ESA could commission a figurine?
ARTEMISIA GENTILESCHI (1593 - 1656)
Who: Artist who triumphed against adversity to become one of the most renowned painters of her age.
Accessories: Paintbrush, self-portrait.
Maybe @NationalGallery could make this happen.
BERTHA BENZ (1849 - 1944)
Who: Carl Benz's wife and business partner, who took his new invention, the Motorwagen, on the world's first road trip in 1888, inventing several car parts on the way.
Accessories: A motorwagen!
I think @MercedesBenz should make this happen!
That's it for me, add some you want! /FIN
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