Norse clothing from natmus.dk

Pre-Viking Norse chief.


11th century Danish king(Knut den mektige). Click on the picture to learn more about it. WARNING ! More relevant information could be found in several articles by Lise Bender Jørgensen.
The reconstruction of king Canute's clothes has been using this picture from Liber Vitae Winchester as its main source. The picture was made around 1030. King Canute is here depicted with his wife Aelfgyfu. The other source for the reconstruction was the textiles found in the Mammen grave in Denmark.