Next in the Medieval Spin-offs series is Medieval Boba Fett. This full suit of fantasy armor is made entirely in leather. As always, re-imagining an iconic character in a new theme presents its challenges.
15 in Italian battleship Roma: not completed until June 1942 due to resource shortages (well over 2 years after her sisters Littorio and Vittorio Veneto), she was the only one of the trio not to survive WW2, being sunk by German radio controlled glider bombs whilst en route to Malta to surrender to the Allies in September 1943.
15 in battleship Roma, sister of Vittorio Veneto (see nearby): she was sunk en route to Malta in September 1943 by German radio controlled glider bombs to prevent her surrendering. Third sister Italia (formerly Littorio) was damaged in similar fashion.
The powerfully sexy Littorio on her sea trials in the Gulf of Genoa, 1939. Note the spindly control tower, which is in fact the armored communication tube and the main structure has not yet been added. [1,450 × 969]