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Author Fransen, Lilli.

Title Medieval garments reconstructed : Norse clothing patterns / by Lilli Fransen, Anna Nørgaard and Else Østergård
Published Aarhus [Denmark] : Aarhus University Press ; Hightown, Lancaster, U.K. : Gazelle Books ; Oakville, CT : David Brown Book Co., [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (143 pages) : chiefly illustrations (some color), color map
Summary This volume begins with a short introduction which portrays the finds of garments from the Norse settlement of Herjolfsnes in Greenland. It then features chapters on technique, including the production of the thread, dyeing, weaving techniques, and much more
Notes Translated from the Danish by Shelly Nordtorp-Madson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-142)
Notes Print version record
Subject Clothing and dress -- Greenland -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500
Costume -- Greenland -- History -- To 1500.
Dressmaking -- To 1500 -- Patterns -- History
Northmen -- Clothing -- Greenland -- History.
Scandinavians -- Clothing -- Greenland -- History -- To 1500.
Tailoring -- To 1500 -- Patterns -- History
Form Electronic book
Author Nordtorp-Madson, Shelly
Nørgaard, Anna.
Østergård, Else.
ISBN 8779349013 (electronic bk.)
9788779349018 (electronic bk.)