The Mongol Scroll, 1293 CE

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Mōko Shūrai Ekotoba
published on 28 June 2019
The Mongol Scroll, 1293 CE

The Mongol Scroll, aka the 'Illustrated Account of the Mongol Invasion of Japan.' Commissioned by Takezaki Suenaga, a samurai warrior who fought during the Mongol invasions of Japan in 1274 and 1281 CE, the painted scroll was produced in 1293 CE to promote Takezaki’s own role in the battles. Here Mongol archers attack a mounted samurai.

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Ekotoba, M. S. (2019, June 28). The Mongol Scroll, 1293 CE. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10974/

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Ekotoba, Mōko S. "The Mongol Scroll, 1293 CE." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 28, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10974/.

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Ekotoba, Mōko S. "The Mongol Scroll, 1293 CE." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 28 Jun 2019. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

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