Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: World Chronicle, Life of Charlemagne

Accession Number: 
102302
Order Title: 
History of Costume and Fashion (102059-103548)
Type of View: 
detail
View Title: 
view of angel bestowing a sword and horn to Charlemagne and Charlemagne giving them to Roland
Image description: 
Soldiers are wearing cyclas over mail. The helmets are dome shaped. By this time, the foliated crown is firmly established for royalty.
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
German
Subject: 
Charlemagne, King of the Franks
Work Types: 
Art; manuscripts; illuminated manuscripts
Preferred Title: 
World Chronicle, Life of Charlemagne
Agent Display: 
Unknown (German)
Date: 
ca. 1300 (creation)
Locations: 
Kantonsbibliothek, Sankt Gallen , Sankt Gallen , Switzerland
Location Type: 
(repository)
Style/Period: 
Gothic (Medieval)
Style/Period: 
Medieval
Classification: 
Art (other)
Classification: 
Painting and Drawing