From left to right first row: 1.2. Peasants 3.4. Roman Travelling Costume 5. Noble Man 6.7. Sacrificial Assistants 8. Priest of Jupiter 9. High Priest Second Row: 10. Public Orator… Read More
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
Saint Maurice was the Celtic Acauno place on the Upper Rhone Valley, which was expanded by the Romans to the garrison for its outstanding strategic location. The Roman centurion Mauritius… Read More
Henry II was married to Cunegonde of Luxembourg. They had no children, Henry II. was thus the last emperor of the dynasty of the Ottos. Pope Eugene III. spoke him in 1146 sacred
Persian tunic. 12th c.
Armenian orthodox catholic priest costume 1840. Traditional ecclesiastical clothing. “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.
Nomadic priest. Kalmyk Buddhist. The Kalmyks are a Buddhist, western Mongolian nomadic people. They live mainly in the autonomous Russian republic of Kalmykia. They belong to the Asian strain of the… Read More
Hindu priests in 1897. Traditional Hindu priest costumes. North Indian Brahmins clothing.