Subjugation of the Cantabrians by Visigoth King Liuvigild

Panel of Ivory Romanesque Reliquary Ark of San Millán de la Cogolla, 11th century


The lower register depicts Leovigild’s campaign against the Suevi.


Ivory plaque from the reliquary of Saint Aemilian. San Millán de la Cogolla (Logroño).
Held by the Monasterio de San Millán de Yuso, northern Spain
Note the kite shields of the tower garrison.



Other Spanish and North African resources
11th century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers