Armement Carolingien !!!
Les cacasques :(les deux en haut celui de droite me plait bien) http://www.medievae.com/haut-casques.php Un bon tuto concernant l'armure d'écailles http://www.
Carolingian Reliquary (Getty Museum)
Carolingian Reliquary; Unknown; Upper Rhine, Germany; 8th century with modern replacement pieces; Gilt copper, silver, cabochon hardstones, and glass pastes; 13 × 12.1 × 4.6 cm (5 1/8 × 4 3/4 × 1 13/16 in.); 85.SE.53; The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles; Rights Statement: No Copyright - United States
Carolingian warriors holding circular shields with small centre grips and showing the Guige hanging down. The Guige is a "leather sling, used to carry the shield over the shoulder (right), would have been common. There are many instances in the stories in which a fighter threw his shield over his back in order to wield his weapon with two hands, such as in chapter 53 of Egils saga. During a battle against Earl Hringr, Þórólfr threw his shield over his back and thrust with his spear using…
Charlemagne, the Carolingian Revival and Illuminated Manuscripts
The Sacramentary of Drogo, one of the gospel illustrated manuscripts from the Carolingian Revival. wikipedia Western Europe came crawling out of the "Dark Ages" with the arrival of Frankish kings, whom, in collaboration with the papacy in Rome,...
CAROLINGIAN PRE-ROMANESQUE ART
The beginning of the Carolingian period was marked by the coronation of Charlemagne or Charles the Great in 800 and ended in 924. Charlemagne was King of the Franks and united most of Western Europ…
Crowns and scepters of the Merovingian and Carolingian Frankish kings.
Merovingian Crowns of Clovis, of his four sons Theuderich, Chlodomer, Childebert and Chlothar. Carolingian Frankish crowns of Pippin and Charlemagne.
Antique and Pseudo-Antique in Carolingian Manuscripts | Getty360 Calendar
In the 9th-century Carolingian Empire, scribes and artists played a leading role in the preservation and interpretation of ancient culture. Lawrence Nees, professor of art history at the University of Delaware, explains how the creators of Carolingian manuscripts utilized and adapted older sources, but also created new works in an antique manner.