De arte athletica. Knights riding to the tournament, 16th c.

Knights, cavalry Paul Hector Mair, De arte athletica,
Knights jousting tournament

Mounted Knights in full armor. Heavy cavalry 16th century

Knights riding to the tournament, 16th century. German Renaissance period.

Paul Hector Mair: De arte athletica. Augsburg mid-16th Century.

Pentagram, Illustration
Note:  Arms of the Holy-Empire. German Landsknechte 16th century.

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