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Costumes of Italian scholars. German nobility. Knights of the 13th Century.

costumes, italy, germany, princes,  Knights, crusader, scholars, citizens, middle ages,
13th century clothing. German princes and noble ladies. German Knight with family. Italian scholars and German citizens. German prince and Knight Templar.

Fashion and costume of the 13th Century.

Medieval, gothic fashion era.

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Left: German princes and noble ladies.
Right: German Knights family. Knight, noble youth, and unmarried girl.

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Left: Italian scholars and German citizens.
Right: German knight, German prince and Knight Templar.

Source: On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

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