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Spanish Farthingale

the use of bone to support a woman's skirt in a cone shape

the use of bone to support a woman's skirt in a cone shape

Bonnet

term for hat, specific to men

term for hat, specific to men

Coif

women's hat of the period

women's hat of the period

Gable Headdress

English woman's headdress, pointed shape resembles the gable of a house

English woman's headdress, pointed shape resembles the gable of a house

Crescent-Shaped Headdress

exactly what it looks like

exactly what it looks like

French Hood

crescent shaped hat with veil or net for hair

crescent shaped hat with veil or net for hair

Pomander

a ball made of perfumes

a ball made of perfumes

Hat Badge

very decorated brims of hats

very decorated brims of hats

Partlet

a small yoke piece to cover the low, square necklines

a small yoke piece to cover the low, square necklines

Corset

a woman's tightly fitting undergarment extending from below the chest to the hips, worn to shape the figure

a woman's tightly fitting undergarment extending from below the chest to the hips, worn to shape the figure

Codpiece

a pouch, especially a conspicuous and decorative one, attached to a man's breeches or close-fitting hose to cover the genitals

a pouch, especially a conspicuous and decorative one, attached to a man's breeches or close-fitting hose to cover the genitals

Trunk Hose

Short ballooning breeches, extending from the waist to mid-thigh, worn by men

Short ballooning breeches, extending from the waist to mid-thigh, worn by men

Breeches

pants of the time, look like long shorts

Nether socks

another name for trunk hose

Stomacher

a decorated triangular panel that fills in the front opening of a woman's gown or bodice; may be boned, as part of a corset, or may cover the triangular front of a corset

a decorated triangular panel that fills in the front opening of a woman's gown or bodice; may be boned, as part of a corset, or may cover the triangular front of a corset

Medici Collar

provided a large, decorative frame around the sides and back of a woman's head; typically worn with a gown with a décolleté neckline, a low neckline that revealed a woman's cleavage; supported by wire or heavy starch, these collars of lace, embr...

provided a large, decorative frame around the sides and back of a woman's head; typically worn with a gown with a décolleté neckline, a low neckline that revealed a woman's cleavage; supported by wire or heavy starch, these collars of lace, embroidered satin, or some other light material

Duck-billed Shoes

very wide, square-toed, slipper-like shoes, without heals worn by men and women

very wide, square-toed, slipper-like shoes, without heals worn by men and women

Order (chain)

big decorative chain necklace

big decorative chain necklace

Busk

strip of whale bone to stiffen corset

strip of whale bone to stiffen corset

Doublet

close-fitting with tight sleeves, but acquired long skirts and elaborate surface decoration such as pinks (patterns of small cuts in the fabric), slashes, embroidery, and applied braid

close-fitting with tight sleeves, but acquired long skirts and elaborate surface decoration such as pinks (patterns of small cuts in the fabric), slashes, embroidery, and applied braid

Jerkin

a man's close-fitting jacket, typically made of leather

a man's close-fitting jacket, typically made of leather

Bases

a decorated kilt

a decorated kilt

Ruff

a projecting starched frill worn around the neck

a projecting starched frill worn around the neck

Buckram

a stiff cloth, made of cotton, and still occasionally linen, which is used to stiffen clothes

a stiff cloth, made of cotton, and still occasionally linen, which is used to stiffen clothes

Chamarre

a wide shouldered overcoat with wide lapels and puffed sleeves. Shown in red here

a wide shouldered overcoat with wide lapels and puffed sleeves. Shown in red here

Peascod Belly

a type of exaggeratedly padded stomach that was very popular in men's dress

a type of exaggeratedly padded stomach that was very popular in men's dress