Byzantine Hat Worn by John VIII

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Illustration

Patrick Tinkham
by Sailko
published on 27 March 2018

This medal depicts John VIII Palaeologus during his visit to Ferrara in 1438 CE, as drawn by Pisanello. Extravagant hats were popular among Byzantine Royalty.

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APA Style

Sailko, . (2018, March 27). Byzantine Hat Worn by John VIII. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/8461/

Chicago Style

Sailko, . "Byzantine Hat Worn by John VIII." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 27, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/8461/.

MLA Style

Sailko, . "Byzantine Hat Worn by John VIII." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 27 Mar 2018. Web. 20 Apr 2019.

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