14th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers on
The Courtrai Chest
The siege of Wijnendale Castle
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Seige of Wijnendale castle? The castle defender on the left is attacked by a knight and infantry. Another defender is decapitated at the right of this scene. At the feet of the crossbowman lies a man with the remains of a lance in his chest. A soldier is watching through a hatch in the castle's gate.
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