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Old 24th August 2017, 11:43 AM   #327
Ibrahiim al Balooshi
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An interesting little sketch... anyone recognize the tribal infantry on the right with shield and weapon... Its a sketch but that looks like a Storta...but also similar to the Pinhao sword in the stone relief also shown again for comparison. Could they be the same weapon type?

The sketch illustrates the landing by Sebald de Weert on 28 Nov 1602

Arrival of Sebald de Weert in Matecalo/Batticaloa
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