Costume of the 15th century. Ralph Neville first Earl of Westmorland, 15th c. and his 2nd wife Joan Beaufort.
Anglo-Saxon King his armour-Bearer equipped for battle. Anno 750
Episcopal costume and insignia. The mitre, the cross, the superhumeral, the ring, the gloves, the shoes.
Aveline de Forz, Countess of Albemarle and Lady of Holderness was married to Edmund Crouchback, 1st Earl of Lancaster, the second son of Henry III of England
The Anglo-Saxon women were habited with simplicity, convenience, and elegance.
Selections of the ancient costume of Great Britain and Ireland from the seventh to the sixteenth century, by Charles Hamilton Smith
Münchener Bilderbogen 1848 to 1898. On the history of costumes.
Robin Hood was born at Locksley, in the county of Nottingham, in the reign of King Henry II, and about the year of Christ 1160.
Margaret was the daughter of Christian I, King of Denmark and Dorothea of Brandenburg.
Varangian reconstructed from the embroideries of the Bayeux Tapestry and contemporaneous original weapons.
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