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Ral Partha Minotaur with Axe

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1 minute ago, Darcstaar said:

Nice subdued palette and well blended skin tones.

Thanks, hopefully the contrast between cow and man was subtle enough!

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I love it, it has more of the original Greek Minotaur look than a fantasy beastman, classic!

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6 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

I love it, it has more of the original Greek Minotaur look than a fantasy beastman, classic!

I really like this figure, because he is big and bulky, but not overly huge and exaggerated.  And now that you say that, I'm starting to think more and more that this is probably a Dennis Mize piece.  From what I have heard, he was very into mythology and a huge fan of Ray Harryhausen.

 

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I really like the bull head - and the subtle contrast with the human flesh parts - never seen this mini before and it's perfectly painted up!

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2 hours ago, Iridil said:

I really like the bull head - and the subtle contrast with the human flesh parts - never seen this mini before and it's perfectly painted up!

Thank you Iridil!   He's actually a pretty old miniature.  I didn't see the bottom (of course I always forget that part), but you're looking at some time in the eighties being sculpted.  He's still out and available at Iron Wind Metals if you're ever intrested.

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5 hours ago, Adrift said:

Definitely has a Minotaur of Taladas feel to it!

Are those the Dragonlance Minotaurs? I remember that there was an old Partha set of minis from Dragonlance that had a Minotaur figure in it. 

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