Tag Archives: Surcoat

Noble anglaise. Mode féminine du Moyen Age.

Middle ages fashion. 14th century costumes. heartshaped hennin. Burgundian costume

Noble anglaise.

Mode féminine du Moyen Age. 13ème siècle.
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14th century clothing in Italy. Second half of the XIV century.

14th century clothing in Italy. Burgundian, Burgundy costumes. Middle ages gown. Gothic dress.

14th century clothing in Italy.

14th century clothing in Italy. Second half of the XIV century.

Middle ages Burgundian fashion (Hennin, Escoffion, Surcoat, Cotehardie, Cotta).
Upper half of the picture:  Admiral of Venice and noble squire. Neapolitan knight. Italian soldiers.
Lower half of the picture: Young Italian. Distinguished Italian woman. Woman of Siena. Young man. Senator of Rome. Noble Venetian.

“On the history of costumes”. Munich pictures sheets. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

14th century clothing of German nobility.

14th century clothing. Middle ages gothic costumes. Court dress, Gown of German nobility. Medieval fashion ideas

14th century clothing of German nobility

14th century clothing of German nobility

Late middle ages German gothic costumes (Surcoat, Cotta, Poulines, Cotehardie).
Upper half of the picture: German Lord and knight. German noblewoman and Duchess.
Lower half of the picture: German knight and damsel. German patricians.

“On the history of costumes”. Munich pictures sheets. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

14th century clothing of German and English nobility

14th century clothing. German and English nobility costumes. English Lord and Duchess with court ladies in gothic costumes. knight in hunting dress

14th century clothing

14th century clothing of German and English Nobility

Middle ages gothic costumes
Upper half of the picture: German castle residents. Noble lady and knight in hunting dress. German nobleman and citizen.
Lower half of the picture: English Duchess with court ladies. English Lord with Page and nobleman.

“On the history of costumes”. Munich pictures sheets. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s. (Münchener Bilderbogen)

Costume Burgundian nobleman15th century.

Medieval fashion. Middle ages clothing. Burgundian costume. Nobility court gown.

Burgundy nobleman

Costume Burgundian nobleman, 1450.

Burgundian nobleman in the 15th century. Medieval fashion. The main feature is the sleeveless Surcoat over a loose shirt. As headgear he wears a flat beret. On the legs tight stockings, knee high boots and riding spurs. Late Gothic period.

Court Dress Germany in 1450. Burgundian fashion 15th century

German medieval period dresses. Men`s and Women`s clothing of the 15th century.

Court Dress, Germany 1450

Court Dress, Germany 1450, Burgundian fashion 15th century.

Fashion of nobility in 1450 in Germany of the late Middle Ages. The woman with a high Hennin and veil. The over robe (Surkot) is made of heavy damask, gold interwoven, with train, the hem of the dress is decorated with ornaments. The sleeves lengthwise slit. She wears a belt and pointed shoes. The emphasis on fashion, the cut of the clothes (Cotte and Muodor), cleavage is, in contrast to the medieval fashion is very physical, in the prominence of the female figure.
The man is wearing a skirt girded (Schecke, front opening dress), with high collar. The shoulders are padded. At the collar bells attached. The sleeves are short, stands out among the wide linen shirt. It is in the style of the Mi-parti held, a specialty of the Burgundian fashion. It was the garment consists of two halves influenced both by different colors of the color complex symbolism of the Middle Ages, or even by different types of interface. For instance, a long sleeve, the other short, as in this picture, where the left sleeve is ripped up and the linen shirt, with wide-cut sleeves, stands out. He wears a two-colored leggings, which are attached by cords to the skirt. With one leg up over the knee extends, the other end already under her skirt. He wears his hair long with a diadem adorned with a feather.

Medieval knight in armor. 12th century Germany.

German Knight in armor. 12th century costume. Middle Ages soldier. Gothic Dress.

Knight in armor

Medieval knight in armor. 12th century Germany. Gothic period dress.

On the armor or corslet he wears a surcoat. Hauberk, boiler cap, leg braces, knee tile, almond-shaped shield. The shield is attached to the ankle over the left shoulder. The horse is protected with a harness made of leather. After a miniature in a psalter from the time of Louis the Fat (1108-1137)