Sir Robert Poyntz, c. 1615. Possibly Sir Robert Poyntz of Iron Acton Glouscestershire, knighted at King Charles I's coronation. Descendant of Anthony Woodville, Earl Rivers. Descendant of the Sydenham family.
1450-1600 Landsknecht mit Frau. One of a collection of illustrations of Austrian soldiers. Soldier with his wife standing behind him, town in distance. Copyright - Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection at Brown University.
Habsburg Soldiers 1547
15th Century Pavises -- myArmoury.com Shows various strap / handle methods used.
"Reisläufer mit Hellebarde und Dirne" (Swiss mercenarie with halberd, and harlot), Urs Graf. 1520/1521
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Landsknecht by Hans Süß von Kulmbach, c1507-10 - Minor issue with this drawing, the claim is that Hans drew this piece, yet Albrecht Dürer's initials are plainly in the corner. Did Hans copy this piece in it's entirety or is it wrongly attributed?
Artist: Schäufelein, Hans Leonhard, Title: Landsknecht , Date: 1506-1507
Sword for the Knightly foot tournament in the South German style of circa 1490-1500. Period longsword manuals show numerous techniques in which a fighter grips his own blade with one or both hands. This weapon has specialized rectangular sections to make doing so easier.