'Chroniques' by Jean Froissart
The 'Harley Froissart', British Library Harley MS 4379
f.83v, Assault on the strong town of Africa in Barbary.
A larger image of f.83v, Assault on the strong town of Africa in Barbary
Harley MS 4379
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Date: c 1470-1472
Title: Jean Froissart, 'Chroniques' (the 'Harley Froissart')
Origin: Bruges, Southern Netherlands
Provenance: Philippe de Commynes
Source: British Library Harley MS 4379
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See also figure 147, Artillery, in Armies of the Middle Ages, volume 1 by Ian Heath, based on Assault on the strong town of Africa in Barbary in the 'Harley Froissart':
147. Iron-barrelled gun of 14th century design from a 15th century edition of Froissart depicting the siege of Aufryke (Mahdiya) during the Duc de Bourbon's expedition of 1390.