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PostSubject: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 2:38 pm

I wish to present my latest creation: the Iberian Ibex (also called "cabra montés" in Spain).
This  figure is made in 1/20 scale.

I want to introduce a small Information directly from Wikipedia study  about this  specie and their characteristics.
A strong and majestic animal typical of the Iberian Peninsula until recently also extended on both sides of the Pyrenees. The Iberian ibex Capra pyrenaica populates the Iberian Peninsula and consisted originally of four subspecies. However with recent extinctions occurring within the last century, only two of the subspecies still exist. These two subspecies of ibexes, the Capra pyrenaica hispanica and the Capra pyrenaica victoriae, can be found along the Spanish Iberian Peninsula and have even migrated and settled into the coast of Portugal.

Capra pyrenaica are strong mountainous animals characterized by their large and flexible hooves and short legs. These physical adaptations allow them to be able to run and leap on bare, rocky, rough, and steep slopes. This gives them an advantage over potential predators that possibly cannot reach them because of the terrain. The Iberian ibex also shows remarkable sexual dimorphism, with males being greater in size, coloration and weight and also having larger horns as the females. Is very characteristic of this specie the dark spots that increase in size with age and twisted horns lyre-shaped. The horns of the ibexes are different among wild caprids as they curve out and up and then back, inward, and, depending on subspecies, either up again or down.

Well, after this I show you the pictures. Hope you like it !!Very Happy 













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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 2:43 pm

Ooh, nice!! Very Happy Applause 
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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 2:56 pm

Stunning work once again Miguel! I really like the fur texture on this. cheers I hope the auroch isn't jealous there's another handmade figure he has to share space with! Wink
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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 2:58 pm

Wow, this is a great model. Fantastic job!Applause 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 3:06 pm

He's beautiful!
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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 3:07 pm

Beautiful sculpture!!! I LOVE it Applause Applause Applause Applause Applause 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 3:32 pm

Gorgeous work! I love it! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 3:51 pm

Yaay, I love it!!! Congratulations!!! I hope you will make copies because I would be very interested in one sunny sunny

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 4:19 pm

it looks amazing! cheers the colour, the sculpt, everything drunken 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 4:36 pm

GREAT GREAT MODEL. Congrats Miguel8)
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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 4:38 pm

@Ana wrote:
Yaay, I love it!!! Congratulations!!! I hope you will make copies because I would be very interested in one sunny sunny
Me too, a phantastic work:-)

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:35 pm

cheers 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 6:22 pm

Thank you friends for your words, I'm glad you like this figure !!Very Happy 

Ana , I will make copies of this for those who are interested.

Miguel

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 6:59 pm

@signatus wrote:
Thank you friends for your words, I'm glad you like this figure !!Very Happy 

Ana , I will make copies of this  for those who are interested.

Miguel
Great:sunny: sunny cheers cheers For me too:D 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 7:43 pm

@widukind wrote:
@signatus wrote:
Thank you friends for your words, I'm glad you like this figure !!Very Happy 

Ana , I will make copies of this  for those who are interested.

Miguel
Great sunny sunny cheers cheers 


cheers cheers cheers 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 7:45 pm

GREAT WORK !!!Applause Applause Applause Miguel pls put me in the list ! Stunning job !!!
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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 7:51 pm

He's wonderful Miguel! I love his horns, they're amazing cheers

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:18 pm

Wonderful figure Miguel! Pm Sent!
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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:19 pm

Fabulous model cheers 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:37 pm

@Ana wrote:
! I hope you will make copies because I would be very interested in one sunny sunny
I love you Here the same! I love you

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 9:45 pm

@Ana wrote:
@widukind wrote:
@signatus wrote:
Thank you friends for your words, I'm glad you like this figure !!Very Happy 

Ana , I will make copies of this  for those who are interested.

Miguel
Great  sunny sunny cheers cheers 
cheers cheers cheers 
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beautiful model Applause 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Mon Nov 11, 2013 9:51 pm

Thank you Pm, Harriet, Berny, Susanne, 75, Christoppe.. I am glad you like this figure !!Very Happy 

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Tue Nov 12, 2013 12:00 am

All mornings, before go to work, I find one of these walking along the coast of Portugal and I think: - here goes the IBEX 35, the Spanish Ibex! Laughing Wink geek
Kidding, this is a wonderful figure of our interesting Iberian fauna. You performed again a great work and you should not only feel proud of it as also keeping giving us such beautiful figures! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Tue Nov 12, 2013 12:21 am

WOW!!

Its look very nice. One other species that not made any bigger brand. If you make copys. please put me to the list too!
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PostSubject: Re: 1/20 Iberian Ibex (Capra Pyrenaica)   Tue Nov 12, 2013 12:22 am

@Roger wrote:
All mornings, before go to work, I find one of these walking along the coast of Portugal and I think: - here goes the IBEX 35, the Spanish Ibex! LaughingWinkgeek
Kidding, this is a wonderful figure of our interesting Iberian fauna. You performed again a great work and you should not only feel proud of it as also keeping giving us such beautiful figures! cheers
Laughing Laughing  Thank you Roger !!

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