Category Archives: 4th Century

Anglo-Saxon fashion history. England c. 460 to 1066.

 

Saxon, Anglo-Saxon, costume, history, England

The Saxon
Head-gear.— Banded Phrygian cap.
Cloak.— Of blue cloth embroidered.
Tunica.— Green cloth embroidered.
Stockings.— Red cloth cross-gartered yellow.
(Photographed direct from examples used in the Author’s lecture upon Mediaeval Costumes and Head-dresses.

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Ancient British costume. The Britons.

Celtic Chieftain, Ancient costume, England, Celt, Britain costume, Herbert Norris

Celtic Chieftain in civil dress

British costume during the centuries

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The dawn of christianity in Britain.

Ancient, Britain, christianity, Saxon, 3rd century, costumes,history

The first preaching of christianity in Britain.

THE DAWN OF CHRISTIANITY IN BRITAIN.

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Celt and Roman. History of England.

Celt. British priestesses costumes. Roman empire. Celtic England

Roman British priestesses. 3rd century.

Celt and Roman. History of England 43 BC to 440 AD.

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The Barbarian Invasions. The Migration Period.

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Barbarian migration maps. Barbarian Migrations history. Europe Apres l'Invasion de Barbares.

The Migration Period in Europe, 395-527 A. D.

The Barbarian Invasions.

The Migration Period in Europe, 395-527 A. D.

ON the death of THEODOSIUS THE GREAT, in 395 A.D., the Empire was divided between his sons. Flavius Arcadius taking the eastern, Flavius Honorius the western, half. Four Prefectures have now become a fixed territorial division; the realm of Honorius embraces the Prefectures of Gaul and Italy, that of Arcadius the Prefectures of Illyricum (Illyria) and the East (The Diocese of Western Illyricum belongs to the Prefecture of Italy.). About the same time the invasion of Greece by the Visigoths under Alaric I (396 A. D.) began the series of movements which resulted in the breaking up of the western half of the Empire into German kingdoms-the great historical feature of the fifth century.

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Roman Britain. Maps, Places, Tribes.

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Roman Britain. Ancient map. Historical atlas. Roman empire. England tribes.

Roman Britain

Roman Britain

Roman Empire. The Romans in Britain. Maps, Places, Tribes. Historical atlas.

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Clovis is proclaimed by the Salian Franks as king.

salian franks, Merovingian King, Clovis, frankish, medieval clothing. 5th century costumes

Clovis proclaimed as King of the Franks

Clovis is proclaimed by the Salian Franks as king.

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Statue of Roman Emperor Julian in 360

Statue of Roman Emperor Julian. Ancient Byzantin clothing

Statue of Roman Emperor Julian in 360.

Statue of Roman Emperor Julian in 360.

Julian in 360 proclaims at the Palais des Thermes. Was found in 1850. Statue de l’empereur Julien, proclame en 360 au palais des Thermes. Fut trouvée en 1850.  Continue reading

Gallic habitation. Woman. Peasant. Chariot. Rich farmer.

Celtic. Gauls Costume History. Gallic habitation. Merovingian. Chariot.

Gallic habitation. Woman. Peasant. Chariot. Rich farmer costumes.

Gallic habitation. Woman. Peasant. Chariot. Rich farmer costumes.

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Gallic chief under Roman rule.

Gallic chief. Gaul warrior. Shield, Helmet. 3rd to 4th century costumes.

Gallic chief under Roman rule.

Gallic chief under Roman rule. 3rd to 4th century.

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Gallic chieftain under the Roman domination.

Gallic chieftain costume. Gaul warrior. 2nd to 3rd century clothing

Gallic chieftain.

Gallic chieftain under the Roman domination. 2nd to 3rd century.

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