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European medieval

Extant originals or exact scientific reconstruction. No need to annotate; elegance, quality of fabrics and workmanship speak itself.

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Child's Fur Coat

Tashtyk Culture. 3rd - 4th century, Oglakhty Burial, Hermitage, St. Petersburg.

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Thorsberg trousers

Germanic trousers found in moor were made in ca 4th century. Now located in Gottorp Palace, Schleswig, Germany.

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Thorsberg tunic

Germanic tunic found in moor made in ca 4th century. Now located in Gottorp Palace, Schleswig, Germany.

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Queen Arnegunda

reconstruction of the garment belonging to Queen Arnegunda (+580 - 590). Basilica of St. Denis. Paris.

 
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Byzantine tunic

from 8th century was found in Mayavan caves. Now in Karaman Museum, Turkey.

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Caftan

Early medieval culture of the Adygo-Alanian tribes. 9th century, Moshchevaya Balka, Hermitage. St. Petersburg.

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Chasuble of St. Vitalis

bell shaped originate from 11th century and is now in St. Peter archbishop abbey, Salzburg.

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Mantle of Heinrich II.

so called Star mantle is located in Bamberg Cathedral Treasury (ca 1019).

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Tunic

of Heinrich II. or more probably of Kunigunda, 1st half of 11th century, Abegg-Stiftung Foundation, Bern.

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Mantle of Kunigunda

beginning of 11th century, Bamberg Cathedral Treasury.

 
Extant originals - Introduction
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Extant originals - European medieval, part 2