Merovingian queen costume from the fifth to the eighth century.
Young Gallic Woman 5th to 7th century.
A leader of the Franks. Salian Frankish 5th century
Byzantine empire costumes, 300-700 A.D.
Frankish Merovingian costume history 4th and 5th century.
The Varangian Guard
At the end of the tenth century the Varangian Guard, an Imperial bodyguard, were a conspicuous, picturesque, and useful adjunct to the Byzantine Court. They were recruited from the most perfect specimens of manhood found in Scandinavia.
Medieval clothes in 5th to 10th Century.
Early Christian and Arab clothes 4th to 6th Century.
Ancient warriors. Life-size figures in full armor and equipment.
Carl Gimbel Collection.