Saturday, February 9, 2013

Early Period European Embroidery Examples


Here are a few of the extent embroidery pieces that have inspired the simplified embroidery design for the boy's tunic that I will soon be making.

Llagorse Textile 890's


The Clare Chausuble- English Embroided 1270's-1290's

Buckskin fragment 1200's


Maaseik embroidieries 9th-10th century Anglo Saxon


 Cuff and sketch from Queen Arnegunde 6th century Fankish Queen died in 570 buried St Denis near Paris


Cope English 1315-1335

Unknown coptic 7th to 12 century


Mammen Denmark  find

Egale Dalmica Austra 1330

Osbreg embroidery fragment

Detail from the 'Genesis' hanging. Calatunya, 11th Century
GironaJahr
'Genesis' hanging. Details Calatunya, 11th Century


German or English 1200

Sources-
http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O93124/the-clare-chasuble-chasuble-unknown/
http://medieval.webcon.net.au/loc_england_anglo_saxon.html
http://www.alfalfapress.com/suvia/?p=231
http://reocities.com/Athens/forum/6948/arnegunde.html
http://www.bayeuxtapestry.org.uk/
http://historyofembroidery.blogspot.com/p/900-1299ad.html
http://heatherrosejones.com/llangorsembroidery/index.html
http://heatherrosejones.com/mammen/index.html
http://boryssnorc.com/tag/sca/
http://www.uni-bonn.de/~uph202/BilderMA/bild10.shtml
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/64.101.1382

1 comment:

  1. It is well worth for browsing about embroidered trousers or dresses. Looking very colorful assortment of embroidery. If you are not taking idea about embroidered clothes while you will be familiar about embroidery. I think this blog will really help you.

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