For years, researchers have puzzled over why Viking descendents abandoned Greenland in the late century. But archaeologists now believe that economic and identity issues, rather than starvation and disease, drove them back to their ancestral homes.
The Clothing Finds In 1924 Poul Norlund published a book about the discoveries he had made in Greenland. He found a graveyard of people buried around are the only extant examples of male and female dress of this period that we have.
greenland gown, bog find, cotehardie, houpelande, currently trying to flat pattern draft a gothic fitted dress similar to those in the limburg book of hours using measurements and the basic shapes of the extant pieces