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Vintage Miniatures Help

Post by ChaosOrc » Tue Apr 11, 2017 3:45 pm

Hello,
Does anyone happen to know what these two miniatures are? I found them in a bag containing old 1980's GW chaos items and I am trying to figure out if these are GW models or some other manufacturer. I could not locate any markings on them.


http://picpaste.com/Beastmen_Winged_Min ... JUQ3A8.JPG
http://picpaste.com/DSCN0353-k1unCzuP.JPG

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Re: Vintage Miniatures Help

Post by spiralingcadaver » Wed Apr 12, 2017 4:50 am

Those don't look like any style of GW minis I've seen as early as late 80's, think they're a different line since stuff before the period I'm familiar with aren't that clean sculpts.
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Re: Vintage Miniatures Help

Post by s_o_r_r_o_w » Tue Apr 18, 2017 12:48 pm

Your winged minotaur is almost certainly a balrog. Is there an image of the bottom of the base?
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