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Deli

from Hans Weigel's 'Habitus Praecipuorum Populorum ... das ist Trachtenbuch, Nuremburg, 1577'

ALIUD GENUS AUDACISSI
morum militum,

CXCVII.
Gantz verwegen Landsknecht./
Gantz verwegen KriegsLeuth/    In gefahr bald Leib und Seel/
Die wagens nach geringer Beuth./    Fürchten weder Teuffel noch Höll.


Plate 197: A mercenary soldier; whole-length figure in frontal view; with his left arm akimbo and holding an axe in his right hand; wearing a large headdress with two wings

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