Cavalry from Eastern Europe. On the right Moldavian Voivode Stefan the Great in hussar-like attire, in the middle Moldavian border cavalryman, on the left Hungarian king Matthias Corvinus in full armour. Angus McBride 'Warriors and Warlords' book.
In France 1513 L to R Halbadier, Earl of Northumberland's Guard, Archer Earl of Northumberland's Contingent & Captain Earl of Northumberland's Contingent with the Earl of Northumberland's Standard(showing the Blue Lion of the Percys)
Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam’s name derives from Amstelredamme, indicative of the city’s origin around a dam in the river Amstel. Originating as a small fishing village in the late century, Amsterdam became one of the most important ports in the
22. Rome, Italy Rome’s history spans than 2,500 years. While Roman mythology dates the founding of Rome at only around 753 BC, the site has been inhabited for much longer, making it one of the oldest continuously occupied sites in Europe. The city’s early population originated from a mix of Latins, Etruscans and Sabines. Eventually, …