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Princess Leia Organa Figure, COO reference guide NEW UPDATES: 17/11/17

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Princess Leia Organa Figure, COO reference guide NEW UPDATES: 17/11/17

Postby Pomse2001 » Sat Nov 05, 2016 11:59 am

Princess Leia Organa, COO reference guide:

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Again I, decided to help Jeff. So here is one of many guides. I never had Princess Leia Organa when I was a kid. I remember I wanted that figure
so much but I never got her, if I remember correct then it was not easy to find her in the stores :(

If anyone has any other variants to add, please feel free to update the reference guide. All help appreciated.

Princess Leia Organa can be found on many cards :D

Before I learned about variants I thought there was only one COO variant of this figure :lol:

The force is strong with leia, but she do not know it :lol:
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Postby Pomse2001 » Sat Nov 05, 2016 12:04 pm

A friend found this in a danish childhood lot collection and sold it to me :D

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Re: Princess Leia Organa Figure, COO reference guide NEW UPDATES: 05/11/16

Postby Calrissian_Charm » Fri Nov 03, 2017 5:00 am

Hello, hello. Thought I'd introduce myself by way of helping to update this section with what is becoming my personal obsession. I'm also posting pics detailing cape textures, blasters, and paint. These figures were purchased loose, so I am hoping that I can find some verification that the accessories are matched up correctly.

First up is my own No COO

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Detail of interior cape cross-hatch pattern
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Details of exterior horizontal line pattern
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Solid dark blue blaster
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Re: Princess Leia Organa Figure, COO reference guide NEW UPDATES: 05/11/16

Postby Calrissian_Charm » Fri Nov 03, 2017 5:06 am

HONG KONG COO

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Exterior cape detail - smooth texture
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Interior cape detail - smooth texture
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Semi-translucent dark blue blaster
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Postby Calrissian_Charm » Fri Nov 03, 2017 5:13 am

MADE IN HONG KONG

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Exterior detail of cape - smooth
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Postby Calrissian_Charm » Fri Nov 03, 2017 5:20 am

MADE IN TAIWAN

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Exterior cape detail - fine, rough grain
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Re: Princess Leia Organa Figure, COO reference guide NEW UPDATES: 05/11/16

Postby Pomse2001 » Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:08 am

Calrissian_Charm wrote:1


Thanks for helping with the thread, it is hard for me to find time to work on the threads at the moment. It is great to see another member helping with the thread, thanks :D

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Re: Princess Leia Organa Figure, COO reference guide NEW UPDATES: 17/11/17

Postby Calrissian_Charm » Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:34 pm

No problem, I love doing this stuff :D

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Postby Pomse2001 » Mon Nov 20, 2017 11:08 am

Calrissian_Charm wrote:No problem, I love doing this stuff :D


Nice, the first one, your no coo must be the one sold on tri-logo :wink: I have found a few of them with cardbacks in childhood lots.

I have a no zip sound leia cape that confuse me, maybe you can help me with ID it if it is real or fake ?

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Re: Princess Leia Organa Figure, COO reference guide NEW UPDATES: 17/11/17

Postby Calrissian_Charm » Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:00 pm

I'd say first that I'm not an expert, but I can give my opinion and tell you what I know. I have two Leias with "no zip" capes. The first is the Taiwan, which is well documented. The other is a Hong Kong COO. It's in the pictures I posted. I believe it to be authentic mainly because of the discoloration on the back. It's slightly but noticeably yellow as if from sun or simply age, like a couple other Leia capes I have that do have the crosshatch pattern. I also trust the seller who said he was selling his Early Bird set from when he was a kid. He had already sold the Luke, and so I bought the Artoo, Chewbacca, and Leia. The Artoo was the dark blue variation, and Chewbacca came with the infamous green bowcaster. Not conclusive, but a point in a good direction. I'd also note the fact that both Vader and Ben also come with "zip" and "no zip" capes. Now, I do have a Hong Kong Leia with a zipping cape, but the COO is smaller and higher on her leg. She also has black hair/belt. I got this after the pics I posted. To compare, the "no zip" HK Leia has brown hair/belt. I hope that info helps.


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