Charlemagne receiving samples of fabrics and embroidery from the ambassadors of the Abbasid Caliph Harun al-Rashid
A reproduction of a Merovingian chair from a grave in Trossingen (no. 58). The chair is about 90 inches high and its seat height of 43-44 cm is roughly equivalent to today's standard. The chair is made of maple.
Coronation of Charles VII with St. Joan of Arc by his side. Painting by E. Lenepveu.
Merowingerzeit in Westfalen - Homepage von Hellen und Mike
September 20, 1187 – Saladin begins the Siege of Jerusalem.
St. Nicholas: NIcholas Giving Gold to the Three Maidens | Border: Nicholas Resuscitating the Three Boys | Hours of Henry VIII, in Latin | Illuminated by Jean Poyer | France, Tours | ca. 1500 | The Morgan Library & Museum