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Unlike Brazil and Argentina, Star Wars collectors knew relatively little about Peru and its toys. That was until the 2007 Star Wars Convention, Celebration 4, when Luis and Josefina Gálvez did much to change that fact. Their collecting panel contained many pictures of of rarely seen items that immediately multiplied awareness of Peruvian Star Wars merchandise exponentially.

What caught my eye the most was (unsurprisingly) two Chewbacca items. One was a subtly unique 15" Doll, and the other was a game piece where our favorite Wookiee was rather, well...fat. With the much-appreciated help of the very same Gálvez family, I was able to secure both of these pieces. To see pictures and read about of each, click on the thumbnails below...

 
 

Basa Logo

BASA DOLL

El Gordo

EL GORDO