Gallery:Mid - Men
Revision as of 18:36, 26 January 2018 by Gav
English Thegn AD980‑1079
An aristocrat, sporting the fashionable square necked tunic. The neck hole and skirt of his madder dyed tunic is decorated with bands of silk braid.
Square Neck AD980‑1079
Square keyhole neck-holes are popular in England and Denmark during the C11th. This example is highly embroidered in Winchester style decoration and would have been worn by a lord.
by Bekka Griffiths
Leg Bindings AD793‑1180
Many men wear leg bindings wrapped around their lower legs. They average 9cm wide, have a natural selvage and are primarily woven in a twill to give them more stretch.
by Liz Daborn