Nubian Warrior Saint
Mural from the Cathedral in Faras, Sudan, 10th-century


Warrior, perhaps St. Merkuriuos, late 10th Century painting from Petros Cathedral, Faras.
Source: Sudan National Museum @ pbase.com



Referenced for plate H2, Armies of the Caliphates 862-1098 by David Nicolle
Wall painting from Faras Cathedral, 10th century Nubia, Nat. Mus. Khartoum.


See also St. Menas, Nubian, 9th-10th centuries AD. British Library Ms, Or. 6805, folio 10r
Illustrations of Costume and Soldiers from Coptic sources
10th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers