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Tangerine Orange Goblins - OLD Old School from Grenadier

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These are two old lead goblins from the ancient boxed Grenadier set #5002, "Monsters".  (That's what, 1980?)

 

They are so crudely molded I couldn't figure out what they were at first.  They had a ton of flash when I got them.  The sculpts are hugely chunky and have some blobby areas.  They also have some cute details, including a shield and scabbard held on with rope. 

 

The paint job is a little impressionistic.  Okay, really impressionistic.  The rust on the helmets is deliberate, at least.

 

As they are classics I painted them in classic colors.  Old style D&D goblins were orange, or tangerine, if you will, still far and away the best color for goblins. ::P:

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This was the original WIP thread, but I finished them rapidly during the Memorial Day Paint Binge weekend.

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Very nice work, Pingo.

 

I used to have those fellas, but I traded them to one of my friends for some dwarves a good many years ago.

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