FIGZ 2018

FIGZ 2018

Saturday, 18 April 2015

Flat tin soldiers - 19th century (in memory of Paolo)

Paolo, my father-in-law, was a great collector of antique weapons, mainly guns and rifles. Between a 17th centur Italian chiseled-steel snaphance belt pistol and a 19th century French infantry musket, he indulged in some flat tin toy figures. Here below I show some of the boxes I am proud of having inherited.




DBA battle report: Polybian Romans (II/33) vs Early Carthaginian (II/32)

After many DBA battles I finally attempt my first battle report. My friend Jan and I got a chance before Xmas to play a classic: Rome versus...