Garment of a German magistrate and knight at the beginning of the 16th century.
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England Tudor. Peasant clothing from 1500 to 1550, during the reign of Henry VIII. Renaissance 16th century. History of costume.
On the history of costumes. Last third of the XVI century. Münchener Bilderbogen
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Henry II, called Henri d’Albret (1503-1555) was titular king of Navarre. He was the eldest son of Jean d’Albret and Catherine of Navarre, Grandfather of Henri IV in 1527.
Court dress of a Scottish prince in spanish fashion 16th century.
German peasants. First third of the XVIth century. c. 1530. On the history of costumes.
Renaissance fashion of German patricians. On the history of costumes. First third of the XVI century.
German patricians. Renaissance fashion in 1530. Costumes of the 16th century. Münchener Bilderbogen.