Origin of the Teutonic Order of Knighthood — Its development — Siege of Acre — The Order nurses the sick — The dress of the Knights — The rale — The officers and constitution — The Order of Christ
The 11th century. The Knights of Malta. The First Crusade.
The first Hospital of St. John at Jerusalem
Content The Knights Templar. Medieval Military Religious Orders. “The firmest bulwark of Jerusalem was founded on the Knights of the Hospital, and of the Temple, the strange association of a… Read More
History of British Costume by Florence Mary Gardener.
Chasuble, Mitre, and Stole of St. Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury (1117-1170); preserved in the Cathedral of Sens. Cloth and Embroidery of the Twelfth Century. Associated with: The life of… Read More
Woman from Siena, wearing a horned shaped hennin. Italy 13th century.
Ancient Byzantine Knight and Chancellor. Byzantine Nobility costumes.
Associated with: Byzantine costume history. The Rise of Monachism. Monastic costumes history. The Ancient Greek Costume On the history of costumes. From Ancient to the 19th century.
Byzantine nobility costumes 10th century.
Byzantine emperor and noble page boy. Ancient Byzantine nobility costumes and court dresses.