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Illustration of a Butcher, Hans Lengenfelder - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, here are depictions of people and their professions from century Germany Lovely insight into various trades

Ffritz Hornrichter works with a plate of horn for a lantern, Mendel Hausbuch (Amb. 317.2, fol. 15v), c. 1425

Ffritz Hornrichter works with a plate of horn for a lantern, Mendel Hausbuch (Amb. 1425 Somehow I believe that "plate of horn" is in fact a plate of tin.

Illustration of a Roofer, Fritz - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

Roofer, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

Arte de' merciai, ferraiuoli e armaioli, MS Ricc. 2526 (Libro delle Gabelle), c. 7r, 1360-1370 c. (Firenze); Biblioteca Riccardiana, Firenze, Italia

Arte de' merciai, ferraiuoli e armaioli, MS Ricc. 2526 (Libro delle Gabelle), c. 7r, 1360-1370 c. (Firenze); Biblioteca Riccardiana, Firenze, Italia

Vermutlich realistische Darstellung der mittelalterlichen Schlachterei:   Die bereits getöteten Tiere hängen zum Ausbluten aus, daneben säugt eine Ziege ihr Lamm. Die im Umfeld deutlich erkennbaren 'Ziegenböhnchen'., die die Tiere unter Stress und Angst ausgeschieden haben, sprechen eine deutliche Sprache über die 'hygienischen' Verhältnisse in der Schlachterei...   Tacuinum sanitatis, Wien Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Cod. Vindob. S.N. 2644, fol. 73r, Oberitalien um 1390

Vermutlich realistische Darstellung der mittelalterlichen Schlachterei: Die bereits getöteten Tiere hängen zum Ausbluten aus, daneben säugt eine Ziege ihr Lamm. Die im Umfeld deutlich erkennbaren 'Ziegenböhnchen'., die die Tiere unter Stress und Angst ausgeschieden haben, sprechen eine deutliche Sprache über die 'hygienischen' Verhältnisse in der Schlachterei... Tacuinum sanitatis, Wien Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Cod. Vindob. S.N. 2644, fol. 73r, Oberitalien um 1390

Arte degli orafi e di Por Santa Maria, MS Ricc. 2526 (Libro delle Gabelle),  c. 3v, 1360-1370 c. (Firenze); Biblioteca Riccardiana, Firenze, Italia

Arte degli orafi e di Por Santa Maria, MS Ricc. 2526 (Libro delle Gabelle), c. 3v, 1360-1370 c. (Firenze); Biblioteca Riccardiana, Firenze, Italia

Illustration of a Tax Collector - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

Tax Collector, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

Illustration of a Locksmith, Albrecht - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

Locksmith, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

Illustration of a Blacksmith, Fritz Hufschmied - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

Blacksmith, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

Goldsmith’s Shop, 1500. Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris.

A Goldsmith’s Shop From The Lapidary of Jean de Mandeville, about Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris

Illustration of a Carpenter, Rudolf Meier - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

Carpenter, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

Leather worker

Leather worker, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

Illustration of a Winemaker, Hans - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

Winemaker, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

Illustration of a Shoemaker/Cobbler, Peter Velner - From the House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, records of a charitable foundation started in the city of Nuremberg in 1388. The foundation would take 12 poor and needy people and provide them with training in a trade. Starting around 1425 their books would contain one-page illustration of the people they had helped, usually giving their name and what profession they were in. - Nuremburg, Germany - c. 1425-1450

Medieval Professions

Shoemaker / Cobbler, House Books of the Nuremberg Twelve Brothers Foundation, Nuremberg Occupation and dress.

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