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12_3.jpg (280×334) Border of brocade attached to petticoat. Common period practice, it appears you have a lot fancier clothing than you can really afford and you don't waste expensive fabric where no one can see.

A Detaill of a purse of Altar piece: Heiligentaler Altar (1445) ; church of St. Nicolai; German town of Lüneburg http://www.medievalsilkwork.com/2014/11/through-viewfinder-heiligentaler.html