Painted lantern slide depicting men attacking one another with spears and shields at Ear Gate, in the fictional town of Mansoul. One of a series of 12 printed lantern slides depicting the story of The Holy War, originally written in 1682 by John Bunyan.

Part of a collection of 126 slides previously located together in a wooden box. The collection contains photographic, printed and hand painted slides depicting landscapes, buildings, scientific drawings, animals and religious stories.

Description of Content

Painted image of men attacking one another with spears and shields. At least one has wings; they wear upper body armour.

Physical Description

Hand painted image on a glass plate mounted in a solid wood frame.

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