Flags as Coats of Arms of Germanic princes, barons knights, cities, earls & electors. The book's Blazons use the grammar of heraldry to describe the colors to be applied by the manuscript painter(s). Jacob Kallenberg (I.
Landsknechte would use the arquebus, the precursor to the musket. When the Landsknechte were first formed, arquebusiers composed up to an eighth of the total number of soldiers, but the number gradually grew to be about a quarter.