This document was written by HL Finnacan Dub, of the Barony of Namron, in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. It was initially produced as the handout for a class he teaches on the topic.

If you want to know what the Irish Gaels were wearing in the Viking Age (or a little before or after), this is the best online source of which I'm aware, and its resources list will lead you to the best books.

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