Landsknechte with Coat-of-Arms

Catalog No. 1088

Pottery, threaded relief, 0.4L, pewter lid.

Landsknechte were feudal serfs used for military purposes by their masters. These “soldiers” were often traded between landowners and were, in a sense, the equivalent of modern mercenaries, with the important difference that they were not free to choose their employer.

Price Range: $90-$125

AD 1088
AD 1088

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