Ottoman Turk Heavy Infantry with Shield and Axe--single figure
Item Number: REN054
Ottoman Turk Armored Infantry with Shield and Axe
The Ottoman Empire was founded in the 13th century in what is modern day Turkey and would become a major world power and multilingual and multinational empire over the next several centuries. Crossing into Europe under Mehmed into the Balkans, the Ottomans conquered Constantinople and put an end to the Byzantine Empire. At the height of it's power under Suleiman the Magnificent, the Empire controlled large parts of Europe, Asia and Africa by the 17th century. This once great Empire was finally brought down during WWI.
Hand Painted figure for collectors from the Renaissance product range.