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Robert Pearlman

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Since even before the Change'e mission launched for China's first moon landing, several Chinese manufacturers have released scale models of the robotic lander and its Yutu ("Jade Rabbit") lunar rover.

The models range from painted miniatures to gold diorama sculptures to even one that floats over a magnetic base.

A number of these models can be found pictured (and for sale) on the Chinese-language Taobao Marketplace. At least one of the models has since made it onto eBay (search under "Chang'e-3").

Pictured here are a few of the different examples:

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