NIGHTBRINGER | The Arthurian Encyclopedia

Field of the Lion

Champ del Lion

A property between two mountains, owned by Arthur’s knight Meliot of Logres.

Meliot allowed his pet lion to roam free in the field. It terrorized passers-by and was finally slain by Clamadoz of the Shadows – for which Meliot later exacted revenge.

Perlesvaus | Early 13th century