Thursday, 23 May 2013

The Legion of the Sapphire Kirtle, 12th Imperial Light Infantry

Sculpted by John Winter

This legion of javelin-armed skirmisher girls has 12 cohorts, giving a total strength 4,800 women. They are armed with javelins, light axes and have oval shields for protection. Two cohorts (800 women) are also trained as slingers. The legion is sponsored by the Temple of Dilinála; its Kérdu, or general, is the Priestess Dijáya hiQurrulúma. It is normally based at Tu’únmra, a small city in western Tsolyánu and during the war with Yán Kór it served in the Western Theatre. 

1 comment:

  1. WOW! They do look very, very good!
    And, being so scantily clad, they can appear in a *lot* of settings outside Tékumel itself.