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Clothing of Eastern Europe.


NOTE: See also the files: Poland-msg, fd-Poland-msg, Russia-msg, cl-Russia-msg, Hungary-msg, Kiev-Slavery-art, East-Eur-msg, Russia-bib, fd-East-Eur-msg.





This file is a collection of various messages having a common theme that I  have collected from my reading of the various computer networks. Some messages date back to 1989, some may be as recent as yesterday.


This file is part of a collection of files called Stefan's Florilegium. These files are available on the Internet at: http://www.florilegium.org


I  have done  a limited amount  of  editing. Messages having to do  with separate topics  were sometimes split into different files and sometimes extraneous information was removed. For instance, the  message IDs  were removed to save space and remove clutter.


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Thank you,

    Mark S. Harris                  AKA:  THLord Stefan li Rous

                                          Stefan at florilegium.org



From: hrjones at uclink.berkeley.edu (Heather Rose Jones)

Newsgroups: rec.org.sca

Subject: Re: Czech garb--info, anybody?

Date: 20 Dec 1994 06:12:04 GMT

Organization: University of California, Berkeley


PHefner (phefner at aol.com) wrote:

: Greetings, good gentles of the Rialto, my persona happens to be

: half-Czech--my mother came from "the mysterious land of Bohemia". I'm

: trying to find out some thing about Czech garb in late period. I'm making

: a Polish outfit for Spring Coronation. I would have liked to have done

: Czech, but I was told it was very difficult to document Czech garb. I

: suppose this is because the Holy Roman Empire swallowed the Czechs but not

: the Poles. ----Isabelle de Foix


How late a period do you want? The following book covers up through 1500

and (despite the rather opaque title) focusses on Bohemian women's dress.


Sronkova, Olga. "Gothic Woman's Fashion" Prague: Artia, 1954.


UC Berkeley has a copy of it, if you have access to inter-library loan.

(Well, actually _I_ have their copy of it right now, but it's overdue and

I should be getting it back soon.)


Tangwystyl verch Morgant Glasvryn


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