from the Maciejowski / Morgan Bible (13th c. French)
Farmer's equipment and men's garments. Basket and fireplace. Morgan Bible.
Treading grapes, the month of September in the Canterbury Calendar, c. 1280
A Belgian psalter of the mid 1200's with an illumination of a man at dinner warming his feet. This image clearly depicts a "stirrup pant" strap on his hosen. This apparantly is to keep his hose from climbing up his shin and keep them tucked down in his high topped shoes.
Baking Bread (detail) in a psalter by an unknown illuminator, Belgium, mid-1200s. Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment, each leaf 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. 14, fol. 8v
Simple women's dresses From the Maciejowski / Morgan Bible (13th c. French)