The group of Action Man uniforms sold for £1300 at Keys of Aylsham, Norfolk.

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The 14 examples offered at the Aylsham saleroom came in the original packaging (for a useful list of such uniforms see the website

Action Man was introduced to the UK by Palitoy of Coalville, Leicestershire, in 1966 after gaining a licence to bring the successful Hasbro GI Joe figure of 1964 to the UK. The classic period of the toy lasted until 1984.