1. Copying kits is a crime that hurts original artists & producers. Help support your favorite artists by buying their original works. PlanetFigure will not tolerate any activities related to recasting, and will report recasters to authorities. Thank you for your support!

Maiwand, Afghanistan 1880, In 1/6th .

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by Tony Barton, Jul 28, 2012.

  1. Tony Barton Active Member

    Just finished these two
    A Private of the 66th , and Gunner Collis V.C. of the RHA.
    Everything is entirely scratchbuilt except for the articulated plastic bodies inside.
    All the details come from Barthorp's excellent article in Military Illustrated No. 17.




    Maiwand was a now-forgotten disaster , eighteen months after Isandlwana , and with a rather similar scenario. A small army under General Burrows blunders into the main Afghan Army ; firepower holds them back for a bit , but an over-extended position is then overrun .
    About half the troops became casualties, the others escaping to take shelter in Kandahar .


Share This Page

planetFigure Links

Reviews & Open Box
Buy. Sell & trade
Link Directory

Popular Sections

Figure & Minis News
vBench - Works in Progress
Painting Talk
Sculpting Talk
Digital Sculpting Talk
The Lounge
Report Piracy

Who we are

planetFigure is a community built around miniature painters, sculptors and collectors, We are here to exchange support, Information & Resources.

© planetFigure 2003 - 2019.