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Sagion. Cloak of ordinary soldiers1.
Made of natural hand-woven grey wool with herring-bone pattern.



Reconstruction photo.
(Fabric made by Lepiglina).

I. Saint Demetrius, steatite icon, now in Louvre Museum, Paris, 12th century.
II. Mosaics in the Cathedral of Monreale, Palermo, dated 1180 A.D.
III. Wall-painting, Saljuq Rum, Karanlik Kilise, Goreme, end 12th or early 13th century.










1  Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium, Edited by ALEXANDER P. KAZHDAN, Oxford University Press 2005, p.1827.

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