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Epic Medieval Snowball Fights

Bring it, you knaves!

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From a fresco in Buonconsiglio Castle, c. 1405-1410.
Faceshot!!!

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Another detail from a fresco in Buonconsiglio Castle, c. 1405-1410.
The signora in the green dress ain’t fucking around.

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From a book of hours, c. early 1600s.
That’s a donnybrook right there.

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Allegory of Winter by Ambrogio Lorenzetti, fresco at the Palazzo Publico in Siena, c. 1338-1340.
He looks like a serious snow-Baller.

See more of these snowball fights from the Middle Ages at Retronaut.

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