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Murals in the Monastery of Valbuena, Valladolid, Castile and León, Spain - 13th century


Spanish knights.

Spanish cavalry with banner

Spanish knight with guidon with royal arms.

Spanish knights charging.
From photos by Borjaanimal

Valbuena Abbey (Spanish: Monasterio de Santa María de Valbuena) is a former Cistercian monastery in Valbuena de Duero in Valladolid Province, Castile-Leon, Spain. It stands on the right bank of the Duero, within sight of the royal castle of Peñafiel.
The Capilla San Pedro ("St. Peter's Chapel") contains an arcosolium with a mural of a king from the period of around 1270.



See also Spanish, Granadine & Moroccan Soldiers of the 13th Century in Las Cantigas de Santa Maria
13th century Spanish & Moorish Soldiers in the frescos of The Conquest of Mallorca
Aragonese soldiers from the army of King James I in a mural from the Tinell Hall at the Palau Reial Major
Gran Conquista de Ultramar, Spain, 1291 - 1295
Other Spanish and North African resources
Other 13th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers