A Sampling of Renaissance Faire Costumes
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Smocked apron finished
Finally, I've finished my smocked apron:-). I've already worn it during the Medieval Week in Visby, but I haven't got pictures of me wearing...
Image gallery: comb
Walrus ivory comb, double-edged, fine teeth on one side, coarse on the other. Carved with pair of cat-like animals and a serpent. Late Anglo-Saxon, 10th/11th century. British Museum Registration number: 1957,1002.1
Persian coat-Spring Crown '07 by applegirl5 on DeviantArt
Dark green coat (linen/rayon blend) decorated with store-bought trim and black frog closures. I also made the black chemise, but the light green one was... Persian coat-Spring Crown '07
Valentines Arms & Antique
ORIGINAL OTTOMAN TURKISH ISLAMIC EMPIRE BATTLE WARRIOR HELMET/ [TC/280] Authentic Ottoman / Turkish Islamic empire Curio collection rare exquisite helmet with mask, this makes this very rare and unique warrior helmet to find. On the forehead of mask and bottom rim band of helmet has hand chisel Arabic pious calligraphy from Islamic holy book Koran to invoke God's power and blessing to win battle.
Amatory Brooch | German | The Met
In terms of its function, decoration, and inscription, this intimate piece of jewelry conveys the chivalric ideal of love. Made in the shape of the letter E, the brooch has a hinged cover that allowed it to function as a locket