St Maurice as a Knight on a Reliquary, Lögon Monastery, Denmark, c.1300


Photo by Timm Radt

Referenced on p36 Medieval Scandinavian Armies (1): 1100-1300 by David Lindholm and Angus McBride
'St. Maurice', from a painted wooden panel of a reliquary in the Monastery at Lögum, Denmark, painted c.1300; it clearly shows the warrior-saint wearing a coat-of-plates.
A Scandinavian knight in Armies of Feudal Europe 1066-1300 by Ian Heath, based on St Maurice as a Knight on a Reliquary, Lögon Monastery, Denmark



Knights in 'The Story of St Mary of Antioch', Ål Church, Norway, mid 13th century
'Massacre of the Innocents', Dädesjö Church ceiling paintings, Småland, Sweden, late 13th century
Other Illustrations of Scandinavian Costume and Soldiers
Other Illustrations of 13th century Costume & Soldiers