Falchion Fencing; Germany, c. 1550

 

Fencing with the falchion

Fencing with the falchion

World sensation: The first adidas-brand fencing pants discovered… in 1550!

The parallel to contemporary dussack techniques is obvious! This image, too, closely corresponds to a woodcut in Egenolph… and a drawing in Dürer’s famous fencing and wrestling manuscript.

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