Category: Military

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)

State-entry of Emperor Charles V. Costume cavalcade. Marshall of Flanders.

State-entry, Emperor, Charles V, Costume, cavalcade, Marshall, Flanders,

Guelders Wars. The Guelders Wars was a warlike dispute over the Duchy of Guelders between the United Duchies of Jülich-Kleve-Berg and Emperor Charles V in 1543. The wars lasted from… Read More

Knights of the Order of the Golden Fleece. Guelderian Wars. 16th century.

Knights of the Order of the Golden Fleece. Renaissance 16th century military costumes. Dutch Guelderian Wars.

Costume cavalcade, has held by members of the Leidsch Studenten Corps, at 24th of June 1890, commemmorating the 300th anniversary of Leyden University, re-living the State-entry of Emperor Charles V (1500-1558), into Nijmegen municipality, the Netherlands, 9th February 1546.