University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Cotton in the Middle Ages

Instructor:
Lidia de Ragusa


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA105 September 12, 2020
Crs #:
509
Time:
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
31/∞
Room:
Florence
Course Category:
Costume and Textiles
Description
Deepen your understanding of cotton's significance in agriculture, industry, and commerce in the Middle Ages. Whether your personae is Roman, Spanish (Andalusian), Italian, German, Middle Eastern, Indian or elsewhere, he or she may have very well worn cotton garments or owned cotton domestic textiles. Discussion will also cover species of period cotton, as well as cargo inventories of various cotton grades and products