1577 Archduchess Catherine Renata of Austria (1576-1599) (or Catherine Renea) of Inner Austria
Portret Jerzego Konopackiego i Anny z Konarskich Konopckiej./Warsztat Hermanna Hana - Gdańsk ok. 1625. Obraz z epitafium Konopackich w Oliwie, malowany na desce techniką olejną./https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1200718736605402&set=a.1200718469938762.1073741865.100000018616032&type=3&theater
G.II.212.JPG (604×885) Capotto de Don Garzia (died 1562), Archivio Medici http://archiviomedici.costume-textiles.com/cerca.asp?id=&numero=&chiave=&menupersonaggio=Don+Garzia&menuindumento=Cappotto+-+Dutch+Cloak+with+sleeves&menufaselavoro=Riproduzione+del+ricamo.+-+Reproduction+of+the+embroidery+guads.&p=1&start=1&submit=OK&p=2&pag=3 Misspellings I've used: Cappotto, caputo, caputto
English satin suit (1618) found in the Victoria & ALbert Museum. In Janet Arnold, "Patterns of Fashion: The Cut and Construction of Clothes for Men and Women c. 1560-1620," V.3, (London: MacMillan, 1985).
Woman's girdle, Italy or France, about 1540-80 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
Dorset Button Industry Around 1622 Abraham and his wife set up home and started the Dorset Button Industry near Shaftesbury. The ‘High Top’ was Abraham’s first button. A ring of sheep’s horn with a piece of linen pulled in a twist to form a firm conical shape with the horn at its base. They were used for gentlemen’s waistcoats and the bodices of ladies dresses. From left to right: High Top Button, the first of the Dorset Button range, 10mm high. Right : the underside of the High Top…
Needle woven. (Under side view available on the site)