The photo above compares three metal figures from the Musket Miniatures range (A,C,E) with a pair of plastic soldiers from HaT (B,D). Click on the image to see a larger version.
THE METAL FIGURES
The metal figures come from Musket Miniatures’ 22mm American Civil War range. They are from code CWH125 “Infantry standing loading” which comes with 8 figures in 4 poses, and includes several head variations.
Musket’s range is very large, and contains more than 300 different codes.
Height (measured from sole of foot to eyes): 20mm. Height (measured from sole of foot to top of head): 22mm.
Availability and Cost:
Figures from Musket Miniatures can be found on the company’s website:
This blog is concerned with military miniatures that are about one inch high. To be specific, it deals with figures described as being in the following scales: 20mm, 22mm, "traditional" or "true" 25mm, HO, 1/72 or 1/76.
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