The belt - clothing element during course of history
Already in graves of the Bronze Age during archeological excavations belts out of metal eyes were found. A simple hook served as fastening mostly. Not before the ancient Roman time differently designed belt buckles became a fashionable development. So belts are a really old addition to clothes. But they served not only for fastening skirts and trousers, but also they became symbols of social status in course of time. Whereas humans of lower social class could not afford expensive leather belts, royals showed their social position with lavishly adorned belts out of valuable leather with buckles, which were adorned richly.
As well today such medieval belts are a popular accessory for completion of an authentic costume on the most different event of the Middle Ages. Belt are a essential detail.
- size 92-107 cm
- entire length and width 165x2 cm
- colour: black
- time: Middle Ages 13th century AD
- country of production: Germany
The model offered on the shop is fabricated in careful handicraft true to original discoveries. It is suited for a varied use for different outfits.
From the late time of Middle Ages 1250-1450 comes the original of the beautiful replica. Made out of solid cowhide of high quality, with two tasteful minted decoration line as well as with a decent matte brilliance the piece is practical and pretty at the same time. The typical length of the belt makes it possible tor knot behind the solver buckle wont double fastening. Because of that the hanging and adorned strap is a decorative eye-catcher on the long clothing.
Medieval belt - a document of contemporary history and a trendy accessory
With this beautiful belt you received a piece of contemporary history. Whether for reenactment or as a trend highlight - this belt really is something special.
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