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"Lithuanian crossbowman", Šarūnas Miškinis

m Fighter Chain Crossbow Sword "Lithuanian crossbowman", Šarūnas Miškinis

Fanteria Normanna 1190

Historical Warrior Illustration Series Part V

Lithuanian boyar 14th century

Lithuanian boyar century / i Love the shild

Lithuanian knights like this played a major role in saving Europe from the Golden Horde. Despite Lithuania's mainly peaceful acquisition of much of its Ruthenian holdings it could call upon military strength if needed. In 1333 and 1339 Lithuanians defeated large Mongol forces attempting to regain Smolensk from the Lithuanian sphere of influence. In a crusade against the Golden Horde in 1398, (in an alliance with Tokhtamysh), Lithuania invaded northern Crimea and won a decisive victory.

Lithuanian knights like this played a major role in saving Europe from the…

Orden de Santiago, una cruz de Santiago

Order of Santiago, emblem: A Cross of Saint James.

Imagen

These gigantic horse was used to carry knights with heavy armor and carry the…

Legionario con lorica segmentata, siglo I.

Let us take a gander at 12 marvelous warrior armor ensembles from history you should know about, from ancient to late medieval period.

Legionary of the Dacian Wars                                                                                                                                                                                 Más

Legionary of the Dacian wars (note his arm covering, designed to protect the limb from the Dacian falx). Artwork by Pablo Outeiral

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