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A German Falconer in 13th century costume

German Falconer, 13th century costume, middle ages, medieval fashion, gothic, dress, clothing

A German Falconer

A GERMAN FALCONER

Middle ages, 13th century

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A peasant bride from Brittany in 1840

Brittany, peasant bride, costume, national, dress, france

Peasant bride from Brittany

Peasant bride from Brittany in 1840

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Gilbert de Clare, 5th Earl of Gloucester

Gilbert de Clare, Earl of Gloucester, Medieval knight, Middle Ages, Armor, Henry Shaw, Tewkesbury Abbey Church.

Gilbert de Clare, Earl of Clare. From Tewkesbury Abbey Church. Date about 1340.

Gilbert de Clare, Earl of Gloucester

Gilbert de Clare, 4th Earl of Hertford, 5th Earl of Gloucester, 1st Lord of Glamorgan, 7th Lord of Clare (1180 – 25 October 1230).

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Traditional peasant costumes of Geiltal, Austria.

geiltal, peasant, costume, traditional, East Tyrol, Carinthia, Austria, dress, mountaineer

A PEASANT OF THE GEILTAL.

A PEASANT OF THE GEILTAL.

THE dress of the men of Geiltal, in former times of an extremely peculiar fashion, is even at the present day unique and original.

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English kings Henry I and King John. 12th century costumes.

english kings, John, henry, 12th century, costumes, fashion, middle ages, medieval,

Henry I (c. 1068 – 1236) and king John (1167 – 1216).

English kings Henry I and King John.

initial letter, middle ages, decoration, Jenson, Pliny, manuscriptIN one of the Cottonian manuscripts (Julius, E. IV.), a brief metrical chronicle of the kings of England, which has been attributed to John Lidgate (1), and which was composed soon after the 10th Hen. VI., is illustrated by a series of singular and bold drawings of the monarchs whose reigns it commemorates. Two of these figures are given on the accompanying plate, which were intended to represent Henry the First and King John. The costume of King John is rather remarkable, particularly the high clogs which he has on his feet.

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Spain coiffure with Mono and Rizos. Knot and Curls.

spain, costume, coiffure, espagnol, hairdress, rizos, curls, girl

Coiffure with mono and rizos

COIFFURE WITH MONO AND RIZOS (SIDE VIEW)

Montehermoso, Cáceres.

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Costume of women and young girls in the Canton Schwyz

Canton Schwyz, costume, dress, clothing, traditional, Switzerland

Costume of the Canton of Schwyz

A YOUNG GIRL OF THE CANTON SCHWYZ.

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Life on a castle. Ready to leave. 16th century.

CHATEAU, Breviary, Cardinal Grimani, 16th century, Miniature, middle ages, castle, life, costume, court, dress

VIE DU CHATEAU — DEPART POUR LA PROMENADE

Life on a castle. Ready to leave.

Chatelaine advances at the head of the procession. Mounted on a hatchet near by stands a page. On the right the lord dressed in green. Trumpet and bells lead the way. Miniature of the Breviary of Cardinal Grimani, attributed to Marciana Biblioteca of S.Marc, Venice. Fifteenth century.

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