Lieutenant-Captain of the archers. Costume cavalcade 16th c.

Dutch, Guelderian, Wars, Lieutenant-Captain, archers, Ensign,
Lieutenant-Captain of the archers, Ensign, Archers of the Emperor Charles V, 1546.

Lieutenant-Captain of the archers, Ensign, Archers.

Plate 25

  • 258. Guillaume de Flory, Lord of St. Ligier, Lieutenant-Captain of the archers.
  • 259. Ensign.
  • 260-267. Archers.

Source: Costume cavalcade, has held by members of the Leidsch Studenten Corps, at 24th of June 1890, commemmorating the 300th anniversary of Leyden University, re-living the State-entry of Emperor Charles V (1500-1558), into Nijmegen municipality, the Netherlands, 9th February 1546.


Literature:

Journal of Medieval Military History, Volume 10. Boydell Press, by Clifford J. Rogers, Kelly DeVries, et al.

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