The play figures from MAROLIN® - Plastik are anatomical correct figures and absulutely true to nature. They were developed by Julius Weigelt around 1965. The blanks are made with injection molds using a polyethylene material. All of the MAROLIN® - Plastik figures are handpainted in Germany. The set contains at least 12 different figures. Material and colors go along with the EN71 European toy regulations. These figures were very popular in the former GDR.