Bocksten man costume is the only complete male costume in Europe that has been preserved from the middle ages.
Gardecorps; A warm weather protection jacket of the High Middle Ages with natural colored linen thread sewn u Gardecorps5nd enclosed
Some Clothing of the Middle Ages - Tunics - "This garment is referred to in Museo de Telas Medievales as Aljuba o saya encordada de Fernando de la Cerda (c.1225-1275). It laces up the side."
French purse 1340 [Staniland]. Polychrome silk split-stitch on linen. Background in laid gold-work. 16cmX14 cm.
A woman playing chess against a man This illustration comes from the ‘Vows of the Peacock’, a 14th century illuminated manuscript by Jacques de Longuyon. The women wear kirtles, some with sideless surcoats over them and one with tippets (fabric hanging from the upper arm). Sources: 1. 2.
Primarily inspired by the long, fitted and buttoned garment worn by men in the 'Romance of Alexander' dated 1338-1345. (Bodleian Library, MS. Bodl. 264). Similar garments appear in ‘Roman de la Rose’ and countless manuscripts all over Europe c.1330-1360.
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Herjolfsnes No. 39 women's well preserved dress, late 14th century, National Museum of Denmark, Kopenhagen
11th c CE Coptic tunic, wool with complimentary colored stitching. Neckline finished with linen band. Christie's Sale 9723 lot 273, detail. Sayyeda al-Kaslaania's Fatimid Arts: September 2011
Preserved viking Age dress in Denmark
Bocksten Man - well preserved man's clothing 2nd half of 14th century, Vaberg Museum
Herjolvsnes no 38
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