16th Century Fashion
From a circa 1570 portrait, engraving by Leopold Flameng (1831-1911)
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This engraving based on a portrait shows a 16th century woman in a dress showing some of the fashion features of that century: high frilled collar, long sleeves gathered at the wrist, embroidered cuffs, a bodice with short puffed sleeves, large hanging jewelry, headdress covering the hair completely. Click on the image to see a larger view of the same engraving.
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