As someone eager to recreate historical war scenes, you have probably heard of the Britains brand. Once revolutionary for being the first sets of toy soldiers to use hollow casting, the company’s products have become legendary. Though you could have scores of fun with them, especially with a set of Civil War soldiers or armies of knights and cannons, they are not just for play. In addition to using them for enjoyment, your Britains miniature army can also serve as a decorative item around your home, or you could use them as a way to teach history to your children by purchasing sets of figurines representing a certain era. Since children rarely want to be forced into studying, engaging them with Britains soldiers can be a great way to teach them a bit about history in an enjoyable way. Regardless of whether you are a collector or are someone who spends his or her free time reenacting famous war scenes, you can find a wide range of pre-loved and unique Britains toy soldiers on eBay. Moreover, limited edition collections can prove to be great investments as their value increases over time, so keep your eyes open for the opportunity to add these special statues to your home.