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This is meant to be a sheet of stiff paper with perforated bits to be detached from the sheet proper to form a miniature car. I think these things existed for paper dolls, you could make clothes for them this way.
Anyone know what the English word for a "Bastelbogen" is?
Explanation: Is what I’ve heard in this context. The fact that the cardboard is already pre-cut doesn't seem to matter here.
Actually, the German term is confusing as a Bastelbogen can be all sorts of things, it literally just means arts and crafts sheet.
Here are some google finds:
1950s Cardboard Model Cut-Out Books (2)(Reference
#3-10-272c) This selection comprises a pirate's gun pre-cut-out story ... www.mrpunchsoldtoys.com/acatalog/ Mr_Punchs_Shop_Cardboard_and_Paper_Toys_12.html
And if you want a limited edition, 144th scale cardboard cut-out model kit of Wallington
Hall, just send a cheque for £9.99 (includes P&P) to Kimmerston Design ... www.kimmerston.co.uk/profile/profile.htm
hope it helps
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