Imperial Production Set No 44 24th Foot Zulu War 1879 kneeling and standing on guard and reloading is in near mint condition. Shows some dust from being on display, needs to be gently cleaned using a soft bristle brush. Original box in excellent condition, includes outer sleeve. Hand painted using traditional gloss enamel paints. Historically correct and quality modeling 54mm. On 21st January, 1879, the central column of Lord Chelmsford's three-proged invasion into Zululand was attacked at Isandhlwana, by 20,000 Zulu warriors. Included in the 1700 British troops and native allies killed in the successful surprise attack, were 581 men and 21 officers from five companies of the 1st/24th and one company of 2nd/24th Foot.