‘Anglo-Saxon’ Clothes and Textiles – Lost Forever?

We looked briefly before at how the thegnly class in Anglo-Saxon England sought to distinguish themselves from the masses through a complex culinary culture. Another important distinction of class is seen in the use of textiles - both for the body, and for the decoration of buildings. Sociologists and anthropologists acknowledged dress not only as … Continue reading ‘Anglo-Saxon’ Clothes and Textiles – Lost Forever?