Alba linen. Munich, Bavarian National Museum. 13th Century. Embroidered inserts applied. Associated with: The Rise of Monachism. Monastic costumes history. Coronation Robes of the German Emperors The Ancient Greek… Read More
Halberstadt Cathedral Museum, dalmatic of controversial origin. German, English or Oriental. 13th Century. Design with deer and centaurs. Photography around 1900-1940. Dalmatic, a long robe with wide but short sleeves… Read More
The albe (from Latin alba: the white) is a product derived from the ancient tunic, ankle-length gown of white or natural linen today. With reference to the old church and… Read More
Woman from Siena, wearing a horned shaped hennin. Italy 13th century.
Italian noblewoman. Burgundy fashion era. Medieval 13th century clothing. Here hair is confined by a net called a crespine or crespinette. She wears a headwear, the white colored barbette with veil (Still seen on… Read More
The Carolingian Fashion Period 987 to 1270. Earliest times of the Carolingian period. French taste dating from the eleventh century. The bliaud, the garde-corps, walking-sticks of apple-wood.
Middle Ages fashion history in Germany. Dress of the citizen, peasants and nobility.