Lombards in a 10th Century Exultet Beneventano

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Lombards in chainmail hauberk with round shield with guige and spear.
From a 985-987AD Exultet Beneventano Ms. Vat. Lat. 9820 now preserved in the Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (Vatican Library). Source
See also a Lombard soldier in "Dedication to Duke and Emperor," Exultet Roll, 11th century AD, south Italian, Museo Civico, Pisa



See also:
A detail of a 9th Century North Italian guard with mail leg armour from: 'Emperor Constantine at the Council of Nicaea', Northern Italy, c.825 AD
The Emperor Receives a Battle-Standard from a Bishop, Milan, Northern Italy, between 998 and 1018
Lombards in an 11th Century De rerum naturis
Lombard King Rotario Dictating the Law, Codex Legum Longobardorum, 11th century
David in a Polirone Psalter, northern Italy, before 1086AD
'Charlemagne's chess set', Southern Italy, end of the eleventh century
Illustrations of Italian Costume & Soldiers

Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers of the 10th Century
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