Selections Of The Ancient Costume Of Great Britain And Ireland, from the 7th to the 16th century by Charles Hamilton Smith.
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Boudicca queen of the British Iceni tribe.
Famille de laboureurs – Famille noble (Ve siècle). Gallic inhabitants. Merovingian
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Char d’un roi fainéant – Au fond, char de paysan. Merovingian. A lazy king’s chariot with guardians – In the background, a peasant’s chariot.
first, Parisians, inhabitants, Lutetia, Lutèce.
Vedette Gauloise. Paris à travers les siècles. Histoire nationale de Paris et des Parisiens by Nicolas Jules Henri Gourdon de Genouillac.
Vestments of a Gaelic family around 1 AD. Famille Gauloise, Temps Primitifs.
Batelier Parisien des premiers âgés. Parisian boatman dress of the early ages.
Ancient Paris as a Celtic, Gaelic settlement. The history of Paris goes back over 2000 years.
Costume d’un guerrier franc du 5ème siècle.