1500 S English Clothing

1500 Clothing

Collar and cuff ruffles were referred to as a suit of ruffs. The man wears a deep-red velvet chamarre. His puffed sleeves are decorated with pearl-studded gold bands. The gown is lined with black fur, which shows at the collar and the tail of the garment. His hose, shirt, and ruff, and the feather in his red-velvet cap, are white. His slashed shoe uppers also are of red velvet. ca. 1430 Ital. ca 1440 Ger Here are some terms for specific garments worn during the Renaissance that may be...