Costumes of the 11th century. Monastic, Normans, Crusaders Nobility costumes.
Costumes during the middle ages 1000 A.C., Byzantine, Romanesque, Pregothic, Gothic era.
Upper half of the picture: Monk, western bishop in full ornat, priest. Frankish royal couple with the insignia of rulers.
Lower half of the picture: Norman women. Norman nobles woman. Knights and soldier at the first crusade.
Source: “On the history of costumes”. Munich pictures sheets. Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.
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