Throne of Charlemagne and the subsequent German Kings in Aachen Cathedral. Charlemagne's court in Aachen was the centre of the cultural revival sometimes referred to as the "Carolingian Renaissance".
Carolingian by Tadarida: Frankish fashion during the Carolovingian era
Disk Brooch, 675–700 Frankish; Found in Niederbreisig, western Germany Gold sheet with filigree and inlays of garnet, glass, and mother-of-pearl
Pepin the Short, Charlemagne, & so on & so forth... just of the names of my ancestors.~House of History, LLC.
The Franks, Carolingians and Merovingians. Just who the hell were they?
Carolingians Counts of Vermandois -- wish I could mark this up highlighting my line
"Arnegunde", 515-580 AD, Merovingian. What was being worn on the Continent, for comparison.(Anglo-Saxon)
The Dorestad brooch, a Carolingian brooch c.800, makde from gold, glass, enamel, almandines and pearls; symbols include two intersecting Christian crosses and trees of life. (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, loaned from the province of Zuid-Holland)
2nd half of X cent. west slavic nobleman All inspired by carolingian imperial court fashion. Based almost completely on Stuttgart Psalter (820-830AD).