Ricco abito in seta e damasco, con ricami ed applicazioni di passamanerie in filo d'oro. Il colletto in chiffon è rigido. Costo £580

Elizabeth I costume Birmingham Rep production of Elizabeth Rex, Costume worn by Stephanie Beacham

Carcanet or carcan is a jeweled collar or necklace, from the old French, carcan, meaning collar. Carcanets were typically quite elaborate and formal, and worn closely fitted. The style seems to have first appeared with the reemergence of the necklace during the end of the medieval period in the late 1300s.

Carcanet or carcan is a jeweled collar or necklace. Carcanets were typically quite elaborate and formal, and worn closely fitted. The style seems to have first appeared with the reemergence of the necklace during the end of the medieval period in the late

glossary of Renaissance clothing terms

Glossary of Renaissance Fashion

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