Carolina Ehrencrona

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badkar med tassar

badkar med tassar

The is probably the best preserved garment amongst the finds from the late 14th century Herjolfsnes. It likely belonged to a woman about 30-40 of age, 150 cm tall.  Triangular gores were inserted into the front and back pieces. The sidegores were made from 1 piece of fabric that has been extended down to the armpit with additional pieces, and divided in the middle by a false seam.  Short sleeves had one inserted gore on the base in the back.

Herjolfsnes No. 39 womens well preserved dress, late century, National Museum of Denmark, Kopenhagen

Tablet woven band from Deventer, Belgium, c. 1370.

Tablet woven band from Deventer, Belgium, c. Still looking for the actual source.

Part of sleeve, looks like the weave is checkered. Hand opening is stitched with what looks like stab stitches, while the buttons' hem is not, and the buttonhole hem is reinforced with braid. It is interesting to notice the variety of techniques employed in such a small specimen. 14th century, V Museum, London.

Archaeological find from London, dating back to the century. It appears to be a buttoned sleeve like the sleeves on cotehardies. Note that the textile is plaid.