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Hand Painted Toy Soldier Dioramas

Franco-Prussian War of 1870

The following  figures were converted and hand-painted by Joe Carvalho. The Conversions  for the Prussian troops utilized Scalelink heads on  Accurate, Marx, and BMC bodies. French Conversions were primarily turbans added to Andyguard Civil War figures, HAT company zouave heads on BMC and Marx bodies. Horses are BMC and Britains. Visitors to this page .

Prussian advanced guard prepare for an assault from French elite Zouaves

Confrontation in the City Square

Prussian discipline vs. French elan!

The clatter of cavalry signals the end.

A final desperate charge is turned back by the Prussians.