Gothic style window. Predating both the Baroque and Romantic styles is GOTHIC architecture. This is a style that depicts architecture from the mid to late Middle Ages. The Gothic style is the form of design of many of the greatest churches and cathedrals in Europe. Many castles, universities and palaces are also in Gothic style. The term is normally used to refer to buildings which have pointed arches, ribbed roofs, large windows and ornate facades.
The Barnwood Table Trestle Base #2 is representative of one of the most notable styles of furniture in the European tradition. Trestle tables were use in dining halls and refectories throughout the Late Middle Ages for lavish banquets and well-orchestrated meals. Their rich history, practicality, and beauty come together in this beautiful reclaimed barnwood dining
Pleaching or plashing was common in gardens from the late Middle Ages until the 18th century. This technique is a kind of weaving of the branches of deciduous trees or shrubs to form a living fence. Sometimes branches woven together grow together, a natural grafting known as inosculation. Sir Walter Scott brought the technique back to popularity in England when he described such a fence in The Fortunes of Nigel.
Leather shoes with cut-out ornament. 14th century. Novgorod, Kremlin, Russia - the archaeological collection of the museum contains materials from archaeological monuments of the Novgorod region beginning from the late Stone Age up until the late Middle Ages (140,000 items). But the essence of the collection are the materials gathered during archaeological studies of the Novgorod sites. They have been carried out here on a regular basis since 1932.