Category Archives: Ancient

Gallic cloaks. Merovingian. The comfortable costumes of the Gauls.

gallic, cloaks, Gauls, dresses, fashion, Merovingian costume history, Paul-Louis de Giafferri

Gallic cloaks.

Gallic cloaks.

GAUL Plate 4.
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Gallic Busts. Merovingian. The comfortable costumes of the Gauls.

Gallic Busts, Gauls, dresses, Merovingian costume history

GAUL Plate 3. Busts.

Gallic Busts. Merovingian.

GAUL Plate 3.

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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 Frankish dominions in Merovingian times.

Merovingian. Historical atlas. Frankish dominions. French History, Middle ages Map

The Frankish dominions in Merovingian times (486-768).

The Frankish dominions in Merovingian times (486-768).

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Clovis. The Merovingian Dynasty.

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Clovis, Merovingian King, Franks, Salian, French history, Rex

Clovis I. (466-511) also Chlodowech Latin: Chlodovechus; Frankish: Hlōdowig; German: Chlodwig I.; French and English: Clovis; was a Franconian king or rex from the Merovingian dynasty.

CLOVIS I. KING OF THE FRANKS.

Baptism, King Clovis, Merovingian, middle ages

Baptême du fort Roi Clovis. Fragment d’une des Toiles peintes (XVe Siècle) de la ville de Reims. Baptism of King Clovis. Fragment of one of the Tapestries (15th Century) of the town of Rheims.

FOR the preservation of this statue, and the one supposed to represent Clotilda the queen of Clovis, we are indebted to the zeal of Alexandre Lenoir, who placed them in his museum of national antiquities. They formerly stood, with four others, at the portal of the ancient church of Notre Dame at Corbeil, a town about twenty miles to the south-east of Paris. But their companions perished with the church they embellished, and these figures, the only remains of its former magnificence, have been transferred from the museum to be placed at the entrance to the vaults of the magnificent church of St. Denis, the resting place of the long line of sovereigns of whose power Clovis laid the foundation.

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Britannia Saxonica. Chronology of the Anglo-Saxons.

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Saxon, Ancient Map, Elbe, Germany, Territory, Sax, Saxons

Map, Territory. Inhabited by the ancient Saxon. North of the Elbe

Britannia Saxonica

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Darius III and Courtiers. Persia 350 BC.

Darius III. Costumes. Asia Ancient Times. Persia.

Darius III and Courtiers.

Darius III and Courtiers

Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Dario III E Cortigiani.

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Ancient British period. Fashion history of England.

British savages. Cimmerii. Cimbrians. Celtae. Celts

Ancient Britons

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The Ancient British period.

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