Jeanne D'Arc

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Joan of Arc by Albert Lynch (1851-1912) engraving from Figaro Illustre magazine, 1903

Albert Lynch Joan of Arc, engraving from Figaro Illustre magazine, 1903

New Orleans: Joan of Arc, nicknamed "The Maid of Orléans" (French: Jeanne d'Arc, Jan. 1412– 30 May 1431), is a folk heroine of France and a Roman Catholic saint. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War, which paved the way for the coronation of Charles VII of France.

New Orleans: Joan of Arc, "The Maid of Orléans" (French: Jeanne d'Arc, Jan. 30 May a folk heroine of France and a Roman Catholic saint.

A hand drawing of Joan, imagined by a contemporary of her's, during her trial.  He had never seen her.

The Sword From Heaven: An Inquiry into Joan of Arc's Sword, Found at the Church of St. Catherine de Fierbois by Lance Bernard Copyright © 2001 Lawrence G.

Hand-and-half sword [Probably Germany] (2006.564) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Described by others as a "hand and a half sword" this is a true two-handed estoc. My personal opinion is that a date of about is more likely.

The keep of the castle of Rouen

Joan of Arc - The keep of the castle of Rouen, surviving remnant of the fortress where Joan was imprisoned during her trial. It has since become known as the "Joan of Arc Tower".

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