The most ancient specimen of what to all appearance is a true enamelled work is the ring of Athelwulf, the father of Alfred, preserved in the British Museum, and engraved on the accompanying plate.
Late Antique Fabrics from Egypt. 1) Red silk, patterned with figures of Samson and the lion. Alexandria, 6th — 7th Cent. — 2) Silk fabric. Alexandria, 6th — 7th Cent.… Read More
Fashionable Gallic women. Gauls, Merovingian costume history. GAUL Plate 1.
The Saxon costume period, c. 460 to 1066. With the advent of this period we leave to a certain extent the region of conjecture, and enter within the bounds of… Read More
The Frankish dominions in Merovingian times (486-768). from the decline of the Roman empire: Asia and of the New world connected with European.
Dynasty of Clovis from 511 to 638. The Salian Franks. The influence of the church in the barbarian period. Effects of the Germanic infasions. The Puppet Kings, Charles Martel.
The Saxon Heptarchy in England. A map of Britain during the Saxon octarchy. ARMS OF THE ANGLO-SAXON KINGS.
Carolingian Lord going to hunt with bird. 7th century.
Merovingian queen costume from the fifth to the eighth century.
Young Gallic Woman 5th to 7th century.