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CCCX Realistic figure. The Minstrel

Postby mencot » Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:05 pm

Gilbert the Wandering Minstrel

Gilbert is a known enterteiner and musician in Loreos, so famous that he is a regular visitor at Prince Jarius palace.
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A minstrel was a medieval European bard who performed songs whose lyrics told stories of distant places or of existing or imaginary historical events. Although minstrels created their own tales, often they would memorize and embellish the works of others and frequently they were retained by royalty and high society. As the courts became more sophisticated, minstrels were eventually replaced at court by the troubadours, and many became wandering minstrels, performing in the streets and became well-liked until the middle of the Renaissance, despite a decline beginning in the late 15th century. Minstrelsy fed into later traditions of travelling entertainers, which continued to be moderately strong into the early 20th century, and which has some continuity down to today's buskers or street musicians. (Wikipedia)
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Re: CCCX Realistic figure. The Minstrel

Postby royalbrickcustoms » Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:28 pm

Nice job Mencot it looks awesome. :)

Nice paint job and custom minifig. :)

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Re: CCCX Realistic figure. The Minstrel

Postby Justin M » Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:38 pm

Nicely done, Mencot!
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Re: CCCX Realistic figure. The Minstrel

Postby Crazycrownieguy » Tue Nov 27, 2012 6:47 pm

Good job mencot and good luck :)
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