Tag Archives: Monastic clothing

Thomas Becket. Archbishop of Canterbury.

Saint Thomas Becket. England 12th century bishop

St. Thomas à Becket

Thomas Becket. Archbishop of Canterbury (1118-1170).

It is not a little remarkable that the only Romish shrine which has been publicly brought to notice in England during the last few years is that of à Becket, the representative of the unyielding supremacy of that church, which still demands not only spiritual but temporal power. Continue reading

Costumes of the 12th century. Monastic, Nobility, Citizens, Knights.

Monastic, Nobility, Citizens, Knight, middle ages cavalry. Tournament, 12th century, military costumes, Chivalry,

Costumes of the 12th century

Costumes of the 12th century. Monastic, Nobility, Citizens, Knights.

Fashion during the middle ages. Byzantine, Gothic, Burgundy costume era.

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Costumes of the 11th century. Monastic, Normanns, Crusaders.

Crusaders, Monk, Bishop costumes, Knight, middle ages cavalry. Tournament, 11th century, military costumes, Chivalry,

Costumes of the 11th century.

Costumes of the 11th century. Monastic, Normanns, Crusaders Nobility costumes.

Costumes during the middle ages 1000 A.C., Byzantine, Romanesque, Pregothic, Gothic era. Continue reading