Dalmatica of German Emperor Henry II. Coronation mantle.

Dalmatica. German Emperor Henry II. Coronation mantle. Carolingian  costumes. Byzantine fashion history.

Dalmatica of Emperor Henry II.

Dalmatica of German Emperor Henry II.

Coronation mantle.

Dalmatica. Coronation mantle of Henry II. 973 or 978-1024, from the noble family of the Ottonians, was when Henry IV. 995-1004 and again from 1009 to 1017 Duke of Bavaria, from 1002 to 1024 King of the East Frankish kingdom (regnum Francorum orientalium), 1004-1024 King of Italy, and from 1014 to 1024 Roman-German Emperor. Henry II was married to Cunegonde of Luxembourg. They had no children, Henry II. was thus the last emperor of the dynasty of the Ottos. Pope Eugene III. spoke him in 1146 sacred, some later historians therefore bequeath him the nickname “the Holy”. His feast day is the day of death, 13th of July.

Source: Cathedral Treasure of Bamberg.

10th century clothing. Medieval Nobility Costumes. German Emperor Henry II

German Emperor Henry II between two bishops in Seeoner Pontifical. Bamberg, State Library,

Associated with: 

  1. Coronation Robes of the German Emperors.
  2. The First Crusade. The Knights Hospitallers. Knights of Malta.
  3. The Knights of the Teutonic Order of Knighthood.
  4. Europe in the time of Charles the Great 768 – 814 (Maps, Places.).
  5. The Carolingian fashion period 7th and 8th century.
  6. The Carolingian fashion period 987 to 1270.
  7. The Rise of Monachism. Monastic costumes history.
  8. The First Crusade. The Knights Hospitallers. Knights of Malta.
  9. The Gallic and Gallo-Roman costume period.
  10. Frankish Merovingian costume history 4th and 5th century.
  11. Byzantine costume history. 5th to 6th century.
  12. King Harold II. Last Anglo-Saxon king of England. (English history)
  13. 11th to 13th century. Medieval clothing in France.
  14. Armor in England from the 10th to the 18th century.
  15. Richard I the Lionheart. Cœur de Lion. (English history)
  16. German medieval costume history. 11th to 13th century.
  17. On the history of costumes. From Ancient to the 19th century.
  18. Fashion History of France. On the history of costumes.

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