Anglo-Saxon King his armour-Bearer equipped for battle. Anno 750
Episcopal costume and insignia. The mitre, the cross, the superhumeral, the ring, the gloves, the shoes.
Aveline de Forz, Countess of Albemarle and Lady of Holderness was married to Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of Lancaster, the second son of Henry III of England
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The Anglo-Saxon women were habited with simplicity, convenience, and elegance.
Several etymologies have been given as the source from which the celebrated hill of Montmartre, near Paris, derived its name.
On the history of costumes. Hundred and Fourth Sheet. England. XVIth and XVIIth century. Münchener Bilderbogen No. 1180. Fashion in England in 1640. Citizen woman. Lady in the street. Lord-Manor’s… Read More
Selections of the ancient costume of Great Britain and Ireland from the seventh to the sixteenth century, by Charles Hamilton Smith
Otto Wustlich: Portrait of Princess Alexandra of Bavaria (after an oil painting by J. Stieler).
Baroque period. Merchant and merchant’s wife. London 1590.
Münchener Bilderbogen 1848 to 1898. On the history of costumes.