Byzantine costumes. First half of the VI. century.
Top row left: Clothes Byzantine nobles beginning of the VI. Century. Right: Clothing Byzantine noblewoman and nobles men beginning of the VI. Century.
Bottom row left: Clothes on Byzantine imperial court. Entourage of the Empress Theodora in 547 Right: Emperor Justinian (482-565.) and Empress Theodora with maid of honor.
Source: On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.