heoru-cumbul

heoru-cumbul, n.n: a warlike ensign, battle standard. (“hay-o-roo-coom-bul”)

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Bayeux Tapestry showing the “Dragon of Wessex” (heoru-cumbul that looks like a dragon on a stick) at the battle of Hastings, 1066. Image from Fectio blog.

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