Byzantine mercenaries - Seljuq and Italo-Norman mercenaries
The Rus warrior (right) is based on 10th Century Arab & Byzantine descriptions, while the horseman is based on finds in Birka, Sweden.
La Pintura y la Guerra. Sursumkorda in memoriam
Christian Warriors of the Byzantine Empire, the Roman Empire during the Middle Ages.
Byzantine Cavalryman • Archer • Koursōr • Katafraktos
Varangian Warriors, Viking mercenaries in Byzantium, c.1000 AD
Varangian Guard - Life in Constantinople, 11th-12th Centuries - Osprey Publishing
m Fighter Royal Army shield sword Artistic representation of an Andalusian Soldier century)
Footman soldier; Byzantine infantry;10th AD
The Varangian Guards were Viking mercenaries who operated far beyond their native shores as an elite force within the Byzantine Armies.
10th Century Byzantine soldiers in scenes from the Book of Joshua
Byzantine Empire--- Depiction of the Kievan Rus. A group of Slavic people who raided deep into the Byzantine Empire.
Хазарски воин / Heavily armed warrior in the service of the Khazar Khanate.
Victory of the Varangian Rus over the Pechenegs at Eski Zagra, by Giuseppe Rava…
Proclamation of the uprising against the Byzantines in Tarnovo"La Pintura y la Guerra.
Byzantine Mercenaries, 14th-15th century. ~ Cuman-Kipchak mercenary, on the
Battle of Abydos,13 Apr 989 AD by Giuseppe Rava. - notice the tattoos
English Refugees in the Byzantine Armed Forces: The Varangian Guard and Anglo-Saxon Ethnic Consciousness
Byzantine military and court dress.
warriors of Kyivan Rus war with Byzantium
Ottoman sipahi and Aragonese mercenary, Jose Daniel Cabrera Peña on ArtStation at http:/
Byzantine Armies AD 1118–1461 (Men-at-Arms)
Norman mercenaries gamble outside a brothel in Constantinople, 11th century
Neck protection idea, or century Byzantium
Byzantine weapon set part1 Byzantine weapon set part2
A Byzantine fresco of Saint Mercurius with a sword and helmet, dated 1295, from Ohrid, Macedonia
Catalan mercenaries entering Constantinople
"Byzantine Imperial Guardsmen: Palace ceremony, 31 May Giuseppe Rava
Kaftan replica based on Chernigov 2 fragment -Kaftan of nonle's Druzhina. Ancient Russia, X century. Wool with printed pattern in the Byzantine style - is a ...
SZ02 Byzantine Kavallaroi (Spears) (Hearthguards) (4)
Dateline A.D.900 Kabarian Khazar Rus mercenary in Byzantine service
Bilderesultat for Varangian Guard Vikings
Mercenary Genoese Pavise Crossbowmen in French service on the field of Agincourt
Saint Mercurios as a military saint, Hosios Loukas Monastery, Boeotia, Greece
Swords from the Kyivan Rus times -- Ukraine Ancient weapons
... sword and shield Russian light cavalry armour
HWS Medieval Female Varangian Guard Concept by Gambargin on DeviantArt
• “Rus, Varangian and Frankish mercenaries in the service of the Byzantine Emperors (9th – 11th c.) – Numbers, Organisation and Battle Tactics in the ...
As ever the survival of the Roman Empire owes a lot to its capital (from
Khataphract: byzantine heavy cavalry. These things were tanks.
Christianization of Kievan Rus'
Byzantine Cavalry - The Mailed Fist
Ship burial of a Rus chieftain as described by the Arab traveler Ahmad ibn Fadlan who visited Kievan Rus in the 10th century, painted by Henryk Siemiradzki ...
The backbone of the Byzantine army when it dominated the Mediterranean was the feared cataphract. But what exactly- as Joseph asks- was a cataphract?
Early Russian weapon samples Unique Russian Cossack sabre
The family of games known as merells or morris. The game was called triôdion in
Early Muslim conquests - Sasanian weaponry, 7th century
A reenactor's attempt at a Byzantine cataphract. He said, "Of course, that's actually Mongol style armour, and a Mongol style helmet.
Magdalino_Nelson_eds_The Old Testament in Byzantium_DOAKS_2010.pdf | Bible | Old Testament
Turkish mercenary in Byzantine service c. 1436
Slavs Invade The Roman Balkans
The Sixth-Century Army of Justinian
Sample, Byzantine style church Byzantine architecture, interior side (my sketch)
sample Byzantine armour style with basic weapons
Byzantine architecture samples
Basil II flanked by his royal guards.
An illumination of a scene from the Skylitzes Chronicle, depicting a Thracesian woman killing a Varangian who tried to rape her, whereupon his comrades ...
Streltsy unit types Russian Streltsy sketch (repost)
Byzantine Cataphract Attempt From 400 AD on Eastern Roman Cavalry units would mirror their Persian enemies and would grow to become the mailed fist of the ...
Types of Byzantine shields sample Byzantine spatha
Byzantine–Bulgarian wars - Image: BG BYZ
The Byzantine cross, on U 161, a cross which is today the coat of arms of the municipality of Täby
Getting Byzantine stuff has been tough, so I did the best with what I could find." Bravo. A good try. You get the flavor of the time period and that is what ...
Even the name Russia can be traced to the Vikings as the word "Rus" is derived from an Old Norse term for "the men who ...
Controversial Byzantine armour, the 'mirror' klivanion Found in only a handful of frescos
A distinguished Russian Scandinavian (Rus) warrior squads. The middle of the X century
Don't want to be the guy who runs headlong into those sharp pointy pikes!
Empire of Trebizond - A 14th-century miniature Greek manuscript depicting Byzantine Greek soldiers from
Leo III (from 'Rulers of the Byzantine Empire' published by KIBEA)
История военного костюма - страница 2
Osprey – 'Men-at-Arms' series, issue 333 – Armies of Medieval Russia 750-1250 by David Nicolle and Angus McBride (Illustrator) – Plate H: Facing the Mongols ...
Early Russian archer unit Russian (Varangian) heavy infantry unit
Byzantine cavalry charge Byzantine army units sieging
Slavic warrior fighting with Byzantine infantryman. (Pinterest.com)