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Offline aphillathehun

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Re: (Commercial) Aventine release New Cavalry for the Hellenistic era
« Reply #15 on: August 21, 2017, 02:15:14 PM »
Really nice figures. Sounds like the Byzantines have been put on hold (or cancelled). Any update on these?

Patience, sir!  Keith said they were going to wrap up the Hellenistic cavalry before moving on to the Byzantines.

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Re: (Commercial) Aventine release Carthaginian and Allied cavalry(01/09/2017)
« Reply #16 on: September 01, 2017, 04:57:45 PM »
More cavalry added, mixed armours and mail. Using these and the new attic helmets they make Carthaginian cavalry, use the Montefortino and Samnite helmets and they become allied southern Italian cavalry used by both Rome and Carthage, listed this way to show the possibilities.







Updates and more photos on site.
https://aventineminiatures.co.uk/

Cheers
Keith

Offline Corso

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Re: (Commercial) Aventine release Carthaginian and Allied cavalry(01/09/2017)
« Reply #17 on: September 01, 2017, 08:20:14 PM »
Great figures Keith :-*

The ones in italian armour are my favourites

Offline aphillathehun

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Re: (Commercial) Aventine release Carthaginian and Allied cavalry(01/09/2017)
« Reply #18 on: September 01, 2017, 08:56:33 PM »

More awesome stuff!

Offline jcspqr

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Re: (Commercial) Aventine release Carthaginian and Allied cavalry(01/09/2017)
« Reply #19 on: September 01, 2017, 09:07:46 PM »
The new cavalry continues to be great Keith.  Any chance before you leave the Hellenistics for some more late/magna grecia Hoplites?

Jim

Offline Aventine

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Re: (Commercial) Aventine release Carthaginian and Allied cavalry(01/09/2017)
« Reply #20 on: September 01, 2017, 11:31:53 PM »
Sorry, if we divert for something else I will bust. Need to get at the Byzantines...lol

Offline Aventine

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready 26th sep 2017
« Reply #21 on: September 26, 2017, 03:43:10 PM »
Here are the new Thorakitai. They have separate heads and a selection of helmets although the rank and file have an ascalon styled helmet as standard. They come in packs of 4 and the 16 figure unit deal. The packs have the new thureos shield, spears where applicable and standard. Next up thureophoroi and new Imitation Legionaries.



Cast in pewter 28mm.

Cheers Keith

Offline aphillathehun

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready 26th sep 2017
« Reply #22 on: September 26, 2017, 07:23:58 PM »

Impressive!

Offline Corso

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready 26th sep 2017
« Reply #23 on: September 26, 2017, 07:35:12 PM »
Wonderful sculpts! :-*

Offline Mithridates1

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready 26th sep 2017
« Reply #24 on: September 26, 2017, 11:48:19 PM »
Was getting impatient about photos - well worth the wait!   Excellent figures and a wonderful set of command.   Already have some of the earlier imitation legionaries Keith but, if this lot is anything to go by, they will be joined by some of the later ones as well!

There goes the budget...............

Cheers

Garry

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready 26th sep 2017
« Reply #25 on: September 27, 2017, 08:47:33 AM »
just WOW  :-* :-* :-*
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Offline Aventine

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready-Painted 21-10-2017
« Reply #26 on: October 21, 2017, 08:26:29 PM »
In my usual fashion I have added these to my personal successor horde.

Thorakitai


Macedonian cavalry


For a future project some Steppe cavalry


More photos on the website
https://aventineminiatures.co.uk/wp/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Steppe-nobles-768x576.jpg

I have just received a Flockbox and I used it on the bases, need more practice I think.

Painted to wargaming standard(the best I can do lol)

Cheers
Keith

Online DintheDin

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready-Painted 21-10-2017
« Reply #27 on: October 21, 2017, 08:58:22 PM »
All those sculpts are stunning stuff! And when painted... WOW!  :-*
Now and then we had a hope that if we lived and were good, God would permit us to be pirates. Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi

Offline Mad Doc Morris

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready-Painted 21-10-2017
« Reply #28 on: October 22, 2017, 12:22:27 PM »
Painting trumps hoarding. :D
Very well done, Keith! As I don't have storage room for a fully fledged 28mm army, I'm desperately trying to come up with a micro-skirmish theme for these models. ;)

Offline aphillathehun

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Re: [Commercial] Aventine Thorakitai ready-Painted 21-10-2017
« Reply #29 on: October 22, 2017, 03:00:35 PM »

These all look terrific.

I think your color choice for the Macedonian cavalry is really terrific!

 

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