Costumes of the late Middle Ages. Fourtenth century. The period is one of lavish use of color.
The Order of the Garter is the most exclusive British order and one of the most prestigious in Europe.
The art of perfumery began to be cultivated in Italy early in the 16th century. France has been associated with the cultivation of sweet-smelling flowers from early times.
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History of Costume. MIDDLE AGES. MIDDLE CLASS. 1000 A.D – 1300 A.D.
Royal and historic gloves and shoes. The Crackow was found in an ancient house in Toledo.
Treasury of the Cathedral at Nancy. This chalice and paten are of gold, enriched with precious stones and small cloisonné enamels
Example of a chair of the latter half of the fifteenth century, with decoration from the latest period of Gothic architecture
Antiquities of Great-Britain. The market cross at Glastonbury, Somerset by Thomas Hearne
The memories of the British Inyswytryn, the Saxon Glaestingburge, the modern Glastonbury, or as it was sometimes called the isle of Avalon
Two groups of poets, living in the seclusion of two monasteries were particularly involved in the dispute when at its height.