10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIPON»
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Daily Life in Portugal in the Late Middle Ages
5 The pourpoint, or gipon, or doublet (porponto, gibao, or jubao; from Fr.
pourpoint, gipon, and joupon), appears as courteous dress about the middle of
the fourteenth century (Fig. 30). It corresponded, loosely speaking, to the modern
Antonio Henrique R. de Oliveira Marques, 1971
History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella, the ...
(Vies des Hommes Illustres, disc, v.) There is more humour than truth in the
etymology. The gipon was part of a man's attire, being, as Mr. Tyrwhitt defines it, "
a short cassock," and was worn under the armour. Thus Chaucer, in the Prologue
William Hickling Prescott, 1838
A Short History of Costume & Armour: Two Volumes Bound as One
They are not as yet united to form " tights," but they fit tightly right up to the fork,
and are pierced along the top edge with eyelet-holes through which are passed
and knotted a series of estaches,1 or strings, affixed to the inside of the gipon.
Francis M. Kelly, Randolph Schwabe, 2013
A Reader's Guide to Geoffrey Chaucer
Of course, the fourteenth-century audience did not need to be told what a gipon
and a habergeon looked like, but today's reader does need that information if he
is to visualize the Knight's appearance as that worthy man arrives at the Tabard ...
The Dictionary of Fashion History
The gipon was a close-fitting, waisted and padded garment worn over the shirt. It
ended near the knees at first, but was much shortened in the second half of the
century. Buttoned or laced down the front, the sleeves long and tight with buttons
Valerie Cumming, C. W. Cunnington, P. E. Cunnington, 2010
Daily Life in the Middle Ages
Reflecting the significance of these changes, the tunic was given a new name:
gypon, gipon, or, more familiarly, doublet. The doublet outlived the Middle Ages
and remained a common item of men's clothing through the Renaissance.
English Costume from the Early Middle Ages Through the ...
The hose were separate, like the stockings of to-day, and were tied to the gipon
with a multitude of strings. Hoods were worn by practically everyone ; sometimes
they were attached to cloaks, but more often were a separate garment confining ...
Then, almost reverently, James and Arthur lifted Miles Delong's gipon, his
armorial surcoat, and carried it to him. They slipped it on him and adjusted it
smoothly. When the gipon was on and adjusted, the squires attached the
waistchains for his ...
Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer
So probably, John Gipon was some shrewd rascal of an attorney, very
oppressive to his neighbours, without the least regard to 1ns word, who loved
God and man alike, except one, whom he preferred to both, and who was ready
to turn his ...
Isaac Kimber, Edward Kimber, 1776
Medieval Costume and How to Recreate It
... standing were simply tailored stockings reaching to the knee or just above it
and fixed by garters merely. Hence the charge brought against Joan of Arc by her
judges of wearing ' long hose joined together and fastened by points to the gipon
5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIPON»
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