Way of life 1250 up to 1300

Eating and Cooking Eating and Cooking

region Mecklenburg

Social differentiation in towns and cities progressed very quickly. Power was shared between the secular trading upper class and the spiritually dominant Catholic clergy. Guilded craftsmen, masons and simple service providers formed the social hierarchy “below.”

Badeszene Holzschnitt Michael Hero 1533 Public baths were part of everyday town life in the Middle Ages.

region Western Pomerania

Social differentiation in towns and cities progressed very quickly. Power was shared between the secular trading upper class and the spiritually dominant Catholic clergy. Guilded craftsmen, masons and simple service providers formed the social hierarchy “below.” Poverty in the city is kept remote from public life.

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