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tablion

A rectangular panel, often ornamented with embroidery or jewels, attached to the front of a cloak. Worn as a sign of status by Byzantine emperors and other important officials.

Byzantine

OVERVIEW Womenswear [To come… ] Fig. 1 - Anonymous. Mosaic of Theodora, 547 A.D.. Mosaic. Ravenna: Basilica San Vitale. Source: Wikimedia Commons Menswear [To...

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