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Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP02 Jun 2020 2:50 p.m. PST

Last week I posted a picture of the command group for my 1870-1871 25th Hessian Division, commanded by Prinz Louis of Hesse. The figure I used for the prince was labeled on the bag in which I got him as "EXT-15 Baron von Gruber."

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But I have no indication of a manufacturer. He is definitely a latter 19th Century mid-European mounted officer of distinction.

Does anyone have an idea of who manufactured him?

Thanks,

Jim

cavcrazy02 Jun 2020 4:14 p.m. PST

I believe that is a Frontier miniature.

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP02 Jun 2020 7:29 p.m. PST

I have used either Foundry or Great Wars Crimean wars Russian officers for my Minor German states Dukes and such..But yes that looks like the Old frontier figure.

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP03 Jun 2020 6:59 a.m. PST

Thanks, guys!

And I just noticed that I'll need to touch up his horse's nose. Looks like I got some silver paint on it by accident.

Jim

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