Saturday, September 16, 2006

Paulus Kal: Kunst des Fechtens I

titlepage

praying to Mary after victory

wrestling

dagger combat

sword battle with handshields

sword battle with handshields technique

sword battle with handshields victory

shield combat

shield combat technique

pole fighting

spear versus sword

The Fechtbüch [or fechtbook or fighting/fencing manual] of Paulus Kal was digitized and uploaded by the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek last year. (sometime before 1479) More information in Part II.

1 comment :

lotusgreen said...

the second series works like a flipbook!

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