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Author Owen-Crocker, Gale R.

Title Textiles of Medieval Iberia Cloth and Clothing in a Multi-Cultural Context
Published Woodbridge : Boydell & Brewer, Incorporated, 2022
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Description 1 online resource (417 p.)
Series Medieval and Renaissance Clothing and Textiles Ser. ; v.5
Medieval and Renaissance Clothing and Textiles Ser
Contents Front Cover -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Maps -- List of Tables -- Contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Part I: The Historical Background/Context -- Chapter 1 From the Five Kingdoms to the Hispanic Monarchy -- Part II: Techniques, Trade and Industry -- Chapter 2 Textile Techniques in the Iberian Peninsula -- Chapter 3 Cloth Trade in the Iberian Kingdoms during the Late Middle Ages -- Chapter 4 Textiles in the Crown of Aragon -- Chapter 5 The Textile Industry in al-Andalus -- Chapter 6 Flax, Wool and Silk: Textile Industries in Medieval Portugal
Chapter 14 The Garment and the Difference: The Attire of Portuguese Jews and New Christians (Conversos) -- General Index -- Index of Textile Terms
Part III: Social Context -- Chapter 7 Dress as a Language: A Survey of Arabic Texts from al-Andalus -- Chapter 8 Muslim Dress in Medieval Portugal: Textual Evidence in the Context of the Iberian Peninsula -- Chapter 9 Medieval Castilian Garments and their Arabic Names -- Chapter 10 Clothing, Furnishings and Ceremonies at the Castilian Court -- Chapter 11 Fabrics and Attire at the Court of Navarre in the Second Half of the Fourteenth Century -- Chapter 12 Textile Production and Jewish Clothing in the Iberian Peninsula -- Chapter 13 Silk as Reflected in Medieval Iberian Jewish Literature
Summary An examination of the fabrics, garments and cloth of the Iberian Middle Ages, bringing out in particular the international context
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Textile fabrics, Medieval -- Iberian Peninsula
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
Author Barrigón, María
Ben-Yehuda, Naḥum
Fábregas, Adela.
Hernando, Máximo Diago.
Marín, Manuela.
Mateus, Susana
Navarro Espinach, Germán.
Rincón, David Nogales.
Sequeira, Joana.
ISBN 1800106521