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image by Sergio Camero, 30 November 2002
Regimental colour or capitana flag of infantry, late 16th or early 17th centuries. It is possible though uncertain that it belonged to the company of a nicknamed Captain Jove, of Asturian origin. Source: Antonio Manzano Lahoz, Las Banderas Históricas del Ejército Español, from the original by Luis Grávalos (co-author of Calvo and Grávalos 1983 [cag83]).
Sergio Camero, 30 November 2002