Nihayat al-su'l, 1371
a manual of horsemanship and military practice.
folio 134. This illustration involves an exercise whereby the rider is holding a sword in each hand, leaving the reins free on the horse's neck.
Executed under the Mamelukes, in Syria or Egypt. Source: British Library, Add. 18866.
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