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by markleslie4
Wed May 01, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria
Replies: 14
Views: 5400

Re: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria

Spear
Spearmen with long shields
(Essex Miniatures)
g. Assyrian Spear, long shield.jpg
g. Assyrian Spear, long shield.jpg (566.43 KiB) Viewed 2316 times
h. Assyrian Spear, long shield rear.jpg
h. Assyrian Spear, long shield rear.jpg (687.21 KiB) Viewed 2316 times
Umm, because I like the long shields more.

Looking a little dark and sinister too.
by markleslie4
Wed May 01, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria
Replies: 14
Views: 5400

Re: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria

Spear
Spearmen with conical shields
(Essex Miniatures)
i. Assyrian Spear, round shield.jpg
i. Assyrian Spear, round shield.jpg (607.31 KiB) Viewed 2316 times
j. Assyrian Spear, round shield rear.jpg
j. Assyrian Spear, round shield rear.jpg (563.75 KiB) Viewed 2316 times
I had two elements from a previous start so, of course, I had to add another to max it out.
by markleslie4
Wed May 01, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria
Replies: 14
Views: 5400

Re: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria

Elite Cavalry Horsemen, equipped with felt-barded horses after 668 BC (Essex Miniatures) e. Assyrian Elite Cavalry.jpg f. Assyrian Elite Cavalry rear.jpg I was trying to use the natural light when I took these photos but it progressively became worse as I continued, so they get a bit darkish from he...
by markleslie4
Wed May 01, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria
Replies: 14
Views: 5400

Re: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria

Chariots 4-horse chariots with four crewmen. (Essex Miniatures) c. Assyrian Chariot.jpg d. Assyrian Chariot rear.jpg This is an old Neo-Babylonian chariot I had which I have painfully pulled apart modified, as above, and put back together with a new Assyrian crew. Much damage, many repairs and a lot...
by markleslie4
Wed May 01, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: 15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria
Replies: 14
Views: 5400

15mm Assyrian Wars: Assyria

Later Sargonid Assyrian 680 BC to 609 BC An old start/stop project started again in the usual hope of making the finish line, sort of, as much as one can finish a project with so many options. So, while I have a rough idea for the makeup of the army that tends towards my idea of quality, it will al...
by markleslie4
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Camps, Scratch-building and Modeling
Topic: 15mm Sumerian Camp
Replies: 4
Views: 2896

Re: 15mm Sumerian Camp

A monumental work!

Though I daresay it will barely slow a certain thief and slayer from gaining a treasure or two from the inhabitants.
by markleslie4
Tue Jul 10, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: Terrain and Map Building
Topic: Terrain Size Gages
Replies: 3
Views: 2994

Re: Terrain Size Gages

A man good with his hands and a hankering for wood!

Being handy man retarded, I just drew a grid on some cardboard. My, long, past attempts at making terrain forced me to stop, but I'm having the urge to try again. Though nothing nearly so ambitious as to require actual skill.
by markleslie4
Mon Apr 17, 2017 5:17 am
Forum: Miniatures Review and Figure Questions
Topic: Khurasan 15mm Gasgan (Kaska) range
Replies: 3
Views: 1575

Re: Khurasan 15mm Gasgan (Kaska) range

Some of them do appear to have an extra dollop of Neanderthal genes than the rest of us. Fire and Ice came to mind, though they would have to lose most of their gear and being Khurasan I imagine they are a tiny true 15mm.
by markleslie4
Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Miniatures Review and Figure Questions
Topic: Elamite Levy Bow kallapani.
Replies: 2
Views: 1065

Elamite Levy Bow kallapani.

Just starting to move over to Triumph beginning with a half finished DBA Neo-Assyrian army that dropped off the painting queue sometime ago. Then I will be starting to adjust the three other armies I have for this period, one of those being the Neo-Elamites. Now, in another thread, it was mentioned ...