Quick Pic: Matching Outfits

We just love this illustration of a Dacian warrior and his horse in armor from Thomas Hope’s Costumes of the Greeks and Romans (1962 edition).

Illustration of Dacian warrior riding a horse, both in chainmail armor

At first glance, though, it kind of looks like they were wearing matching crocheted outfits. I don’t know that such a thing has been done before, but based on the number of images I can find of crocheted chainmail and horses in sweaters, it seems entirely possible.

Crochet armor, horses in sweaters

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