Category: 5th Century

Fashion and Costumes from the 5th century . Middle ages clothing. Merowingian period

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)

Anglo-Saxon dress, ornaments and relics of gold and bronze.

Thomas Archer, Anglo-Saxon, relics, Fibula, Necklace, ornaments, Brooch

The great love of the Saxons for display in dress and ornament led to a very, remarkable development of artistic skill in fashioning and decorating articles of jewelry, which were worn by men in greater profusion than by women.

Literature

Couture: then and now Clothes define people. A person's clothing, whether it's a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential key to his or her culture, class, personality, or even religion. The Kyoto Costume Institute recognizes the importance of understanding clothing sociologically, historically, and artistically.


The Byzantine Ornament of Antiquity and the Middle Ages.

Owen Jones, Byzantine, ornament, Sofia, Constantinople, Mosaics, Sta. Sofia,

The Byzantine style of art. The Romanesque style. Marble mosaic work. Examples of flowing foliage. Ornamental forms of ancient Persepolis. Ornamentation of the Middle Ages.

Byzantine. The Emperor. Greek, Latin clergy. Ascetics and monks.

Byzantine, emperor, Auguste Racinet, Roman, Consul, Ascetics, Consul, patrician,

Byzantine. Greek, Latin clergy. Ascetics and monks. The blessing of the Greeks and the Latins. The Emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire and the officers of his retinue. The Roman Consul. The patrician. Secular and ecclesiastical instruments.

Gallic Headdresses. Merovingian.

Gallic, Headdress, gaul, merovingian, fashion history

Gallic Headdresses. Merovingian fashion era. Part XII. – GAUL Plate 7. Related Posts:Gallic Busts. Merovingian. The comfortable costumes of the…Ancient Gallic cloaks. Merovingian fashion history.The comfortable costumes of the fashionable… Read More

Gallic fabrics and embroideries. Merovingian fashion.

gaul, ancient, fabrics, merovingian,embroideries, fashion, history, Paul-Louis de Giafferri

Gallic fabrics and embroideries. Gaul Plate 8. Related Posts:Gallic Busts. Merovingian. The comfortable costumes of the…Ancient Gallic cloaks. Merovingian fashion history.Ancient Gallic Footwear. Merovingian fashion history

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)