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Tudor Tailor Deerskin points: "The deerskin used for these handmade laces has been through a tanning process very close to the oil/alum tawing process used in the 16th century. The results are soft flexible laces that can hold a tight half-bow, whilst being surprisingly strong." set of twelve 12-inch, 56 pounds. Wow.
1485-1603: Silver bodkin with two eyelets and three round holes, decorated with a line design. Bodkins are long hairpins usually with an ornamental head, used as hairpins, for punching holes in leather or fabric, and for threading ribbon through loops.
1590-1620: Gaming purse with round base, straight sides, tightly gathered with a draw-string along the top edge. Cream leather covered with red silk velvet embroidered with silver and silver gilt thread, cord and blue silk in laid and couched work, partially padded. Lined with pink silk. The edge is bound with a narrow band of metal thread. The base is decorated with a pair of shields bearing coats of arms, surmounted by a coronet and encircled by laurel sprays. Stiff floral spr
1558 Bruges: Simon Bening (Benning): Self-Portrait | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bening was the most famous illuminated manuscript artist of the 1500s, made "The Golf Book" book of hours in the 1540s. Note: SPECS!