HISTORY Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204) The most powerful woman of the High Middle Ages. Mother to three Plantagenet Kings: Henry (the Young King), Richard (the Lionheart) and John. >> An ancestor...always wondered what she looked like...

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Steiner :: High Middle Age Men's Garment with celtic patterns in gold and silk embroidery c. 1350

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Eleanor of Aquitaine's effigy at Fontrevault. Queen of France and England, she was known for her passion for reading

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Judi Dench (1934) - English film, stage and TV actress, occasional singer and author. Photo by Sarah Dunn

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I have a strong desire to have this outfit. Site doesn't have any info on this image, but it must be from 1338-1344, probably French.

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