Foundation of the Order of the Temple — St. Bernard aids the Order—Constitution of the Order — St. Bernard’s account of the Templars — The Christian power in the East weakened — The Second Crusade — The siege of Damascus — Letter of a Knight Templar — Exploits of the Templars in Palestine
History of British Costume by Florence Mary Gardener.
Chasuble, Mitre, and Stole of St. Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury (1117-1170); preserved in the Cathedral of Sens. Cloth and Embroidery of the Twelfth Century. Associated with: The life of… Read More
Woman from Siena, wearing a horned shaped hennin. Italy 13th century.
Associated with: Byzantine costume history. The Rise of Monachism. Monastic costumes history. The Ancient Greek Costume On the history of costumes. From Ancient to the 19th century.
Byzantine nobility costumes 10th century.
The man is wearing an overcoat, known in Italy as Zimarra in Germany as Schecke, french pour point. The woman is wearing the robe hanging, the Gamurra.
The man is dressed in the typical dandy fashion, late Gothic dress. The woman dress is close fitting with deep front and back clipping.
The clothing in this period reflects more on the very style of the Burgundian fashion.
Medieval court etiquette. The lady of the castle. 15th century. Étiquette de la cour médiévale.