Re: [Authentic_SCA] Seams
- great, then!
Qu'er non es grazitz lunhs mestiers
menhs en cort que de belh saber
de trobar -- qu'auzir e vezer
hi vol hom mais captenhs leugiers
e critz mesclatz ab dezonor.
--Guiraut Riquier, 1292
>From: "Kass McGann" <historian@...>
>Subject: Re: [Authentic_SCA] Seams
>Date: Thu, Feb 22, 2001, 5:33 AM
>> Thank you so very much for that and the link! That link is great. Just
>> what I was looking for (well, it would've been better had it been "12th c.
>> Spanish stitch types" ;)).
> We take what we can get, Moshe. I will tell you this: many of the same
> stitches were used on 16th century Irish textiles. I think it's safe to say
> that they were used in 12th century Spain too. =)
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>What type of clothing-style and colors- were used in 8 - 9 centuryThe only book that I am aware of is:
>Franks? Also what type of seams were used and any sites that show how
>do to them? What information I have found about Franks doesn't give
>much about clothing styles and colors.
Kleidung nach Quellen des frühen Mittelalters : Textilien und Mode von Karl
dem Grossen bis Heinrich III by Mechthild Müller. Berlin: W. de Gruyter,
2003. x, 337 p., 20 p. of plates : 80 ill. (some col.) ISBN3110172194
But a good knowledge of German is essentual. Few illus.
Detailed study examines textiles and costume during the Carolingian and
Ottonian periods. Drawing on archaeological, documentary, literary and
graphic sources, the study examines the clothing of men, women and the
clergy, decoration, accessories, fabrics, weaving and the manufacture of
clothing mostly in Germany between 800 and 1050. 337p, 10 col and 10 b/w pls
Beth of Walnutvale