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Saint Loup de Naud, Kirche aus dem 11./12. Jahrhundert - Photo by Heike Krings

Saint Loup de Naud, Kirche aus dem Jahrhundert - Photo by Heike Krings

Close up of 12th century gore.  Period documentation that not all gores were pointy at the top, some were rounded (and every variation in between).

Close up of century gore. Period documentation that not all gores were pointy at the top, some were rounded (and every variation in between).

Блио – 376 фотографий

A Century Southern European image of a female bliaut; the skirts and bodice seem unusually loose for the garment compared to depictions elsewhere; the neck is of a distinct 'dipped' design demonstrable on both male and female clothing.

Figure from cathedral at Senlac - Deborah? In my opinion, this shows a patterned silk fabric and rich gold trim indicative of the bliaut.  I like that she also wears a circlet with her braids.

Figure from cathedral at Senlac - Deborah? In my opinion, this shows a patterned silk fabric and rich gold trim indicative of the bliaut. I like that she also wears a circlet with her braids.

12th century garb. Sca

Psalter of Landgraf Hermann von Thuering 1217 "Paradise: Lazarus in Abrahams lap distributes the fruits of the eternal life.

Name: Adeliza of Louvain Dating: 1151 Location: Rochester Cathedral, Rochester, Kent, England Gender:  F Costume:  Civilian

Belt Pattern, trupunto neckline: Name: Adeliza of Louvain Dating: 1151 Location: Rochester Cathedral, Rochester, Kent, England Gender: F Costume: Civilian

Sources are important to learn how clothing was made. 12th century women's bliaut.

Likely bliaut from the century. The under bust decoration is interesting.

Pattens 12th century in Vézelay, France. One of the few evidences of pattens in the 12th century.

Pattens century in Vézelay, France. One of the few evidences of pattens in…

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