Costumes of the 12th century. Monastic, Nobility, Citizens, Knights.
Fashion during the middle ages. Byzantine, Gothic, Burgundy costume era.
Upper half of the picture: Servant, Roman pope and king. Distinguished German women. German citizen.
Source: “On the history of costumes”. Munich pictures sheets. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.
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