Noble Allemand au XIV. Siècle.
German Noble fashion in the fourteenth century.
The man is dressed in Burgundian fashion, the Gothic costume era. He is wearing a free foot under and over-dress. The skirt reaches to the knees and is slit at the hem. Over the long-sleeved shirt, the Pinto, he wears the Suckenie (a sleeveless overcoat). Tight-fitting, thigh high stockings. Than he wears a precious jewelry brooch, the Burgundian “Fürspange”. As shoes he wears piked shoes, boots, also called Poulines.
Source: Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1831-1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie.
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