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mgdavey08 May 2018 11:15 a.m. PST

I'm painting some Xyston Indian Maiden Guard, and I'm not sure what they're supposed to be wearing on their heads. Is this cloth or metal? I've seen a couple of painted examples of these minis but I'm not sure what they're supposed to look like. Any suggestions or citations? Thanks.

RudyNelson08 May 2018 11:45 a.m. PST

Maiden guard back in the 1970s had several different styles from a tiered cap to bareheaded. This seems to show a turban wrap rather than the solid tiered cap. I like it.

Personal logo Stosstruppen Supporting Member of TMP08 May 2018 1:03 p.m. PST

The Essex ones look like more of a solid cap. I painted mine bronze. These look more like turbans so maybe some bright colors would be nice

dragon608 May 2018 5:34 p.m. PST

How tall are these Xyston figures?

JJartist09 Jul 2018 3:13 p.m. PST

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Not really helpful :)
I decided they were turbans, so red might still work.

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