From a homemade dolly, a Turk emerges.
and is 1/2 submerged in plasticine and then buried in RTV latex.
Once both 1/2s of the mold harden, a white metal mixture is poured in, and with a lick off paint become:.
A Ral Partha 19thC Egyptian gunner (who is about to time travel backward) for comparison . Wish I had had a mini-fig handy since that was what these lads were designed to look natural beside.
A nice glossy toy style seems appropriate for these. The last time I did Turks, in 15mm, I mixed in poses and variations and painted them in various colours but this time, I think I shall do the OSW thing with 1 pose and uniforms. Each unit different though.