Sword and shield

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Sword and shield

Post by Roger N » Sat Dec 26, 2009 4:00 pm

Here are a few images of the use of sword and shield
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m739_016vc.jpg
m739_016vc.jpg (98.93 KiB) Viewed 1893 times
m394_136va.jpg
m394_136va.jpg (147.04 KiB) Viewed 1893 times
m394_132ra.jpg
m394_132ra.jpg (156.21 KiB) Viewed 1893 times
m281_048va.jpg
m281_048va.jpg (62.02 KiB) Viewed 1893 times
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g24_085va.jpg (74.75 KiB) Viewed 1893 times
Lancelot-fights-Sir-Mador-1300.jpg
Lancelot-fights-Sir-Mador-1300.jpg (229.8 KiB) Viewed 1895 times
herr-dietmar-der-setzer-01.jpg
herr-dietmar-der-setzer-01.jpg (109.1 KiB) Viewed 1895 times
De-Civitate-Dei-Combat-1486.jpg
De-Civitate-Dei-Combat-1486.jpg (136.99 KiB) Viewed 1895 times
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Re: Sword and shield

Post by Eric Hejdström » Tue Dec 29, 2009 12:51 pm

What about the Bayeux tapestry? Some warriors with swords and shields, though most seem to be fighting with spears..

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