Re: Hooks&eyes at Birka
>Date: Mon, 27 Mar 2006 20:44:41 -0800 (PST)Where is the quote from? I skimmed the illustrations in my copy of Birka
>From: Park McKellop <squire009@...>
>Does anyone have pics of the following?
> The remains of one pair of trousers found at Birka were probably of the
> short and baggy variety. The trousers were of linen (or lined with linen)
> with little metal eyes set into their lower edges; the stockings were
> wool, with little hooks sewn onto them. The stockings were hooked to the
> lower edges of the trousers just below the knees.
III and did not see anything. Can you give me a more complete citation?
Grave number perhaps?
If it is only illustrations of "garter hooks" that you need, I have them in