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Skylitzis Military Images - 23 images

The Bulgars

The Bulgars

Miniature depicting Bulgars praying to the Christian god to save them from famine,
from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.

Bulgar defeat

Bulgar defeat at Spercheios river

Miniature depicting Bulgars put to flight by Nikephoros Ouranos at the Spercheios river,
from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th to mid-13th century,
Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional.

Greek fire

Greek Fire

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.

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Varangian guard

Varangian Guard

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.

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Varangian guard close up

Varangian Guard ~ close up

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.

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Nikephoros II

Nikephoros II Phokas takes Berrioa

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid
(cat. No. 338 ) fol. 142r (a)

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Guard and woman

Varangian Guard and Woman

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid

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Arab capture of Thessalonike

The Arab Capture of Thessalonike

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No.338) fol.IIIV

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Byzantine attack the Rus

The Byzantine Attack the Rus' at Preslav

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No.338 )fol.166r

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Tents

Tents

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional

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Conversion of Prince Volodymyr

The Conversion of the Rus' Prince Volodymyr to Christianity

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid

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Serbs, Croats and other Slavs

The Serbs, Croats, and Other Slavs Beseech the Byzantine Emperor for aid.

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid
(cat. no. 338) fol.96r

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Close up of cavalry

Close up of Calvary

Bulgar defeat at Spercheios river
Miniature depicting Bulgars put to flight by Nikephoros Ouranos at the Spercheios river,
from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th to mid-13th century,
Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional.

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Close up of cavalry

Close up of Calvary

Bulgar defeat at Spercheios river
Miniature depicting Bulgars put to flight by Nikephoros Ouranos at the Spercheios river,
from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th to mid-13th century,
Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional

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Close up of Arab capture of Thessalonike

Close up of The Arab Capture of Thessalonike

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No.338) fol.IIIV

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Close up of Arab capture of Thessalonike

Close up of The Arab Capture of Thessalonike

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid
(cat. No.338) fol.IIIV

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Close up of Arab capture of Thessalonike

Close up of The Arab Capture of Thessalonike

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid
(cat. No.338) fol.IIIV

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Close up of Byzantine attacking the Rus

Close up of The Byzantine Attack the Rus' at Preslav

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No.338 )fol.166r

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Close up of Byzantine attacking the Rus

Close up of The Byzantine Attack the Rus' at Preslav

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No.338 )fol.166r

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Close up of Byzantine attacking the Rus

Close up of The Byzantine Attack the Rus' at Preslav

from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No.338 )fol.166r

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Close up of soldiers

Close up of Soldiers

Nikephoros II Phokas takes Berrioa
from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No. 338 ) fol. 142r (a)

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Close up of soldiers

Close up of Soldiers

Nikephoros II Phokas takes Berrioa
from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No. 338 ) fol. 142r (a)

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Close up of soldiers

Close up of Soldiers

Nikephoros II Phokas takes Berrioa
from the Chronicle of Ioannis Skylitzis,
mid-12th mid-13th century,
Biblioteca Nacional, Madrid.
(cat. No. 338 ) fol. 142r (a)

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