This showcases a nobleman wearing an embroidered tunic/ a chemise type garment with sleeves, mantle,and breeches. This also shows a noblewoman wearing an embroidered bliaud, a chemise with cuffs, and she also has a mantle as her headdress.
Coat Date: century Geography: probably Spain, possibly Eastern Iran Medium: Silk; samite Dimensions: Textile: L. 68 in. across sleeves: 50 in. across skirt: 37 in. cm) Accession Number: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
century ~ Byzantine clothing construction ~ The Byzantine Empire, sometimes referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire, was the continuation of the Roman Empire in the East during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages, when its capital city was Constantinople