Knight and noblewoman. Last third of the XVIth century.

Knight, noblewoman, costumes, arms, renaissance,
Knight and noblewoman. Last third of the XVIth century.

On the history of costumes. Thirty-eighth sheet. XV. and XVI. century. Münchener Bilderbogen No. 693. Illustration by R. Heil.

Knight and noblewoman. Last third of the 16th century.

Source: Münchener Bilderbogen 1848 bis 1898. On the history of costumes. Published by Braun & Schneider. Royal Court and University Printing Office of Dr. C. Wolf & Sohn in Munich.

Illustration, Manis, Dasypodidae
Note:  German fashion in the 18th century.

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