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We have proof of Princess Lines Seams now! Boccacio’s Decameron, 1430-1440 Notice the seam line on the side goes up to the back of the shoulderblade and the back of arm seam runs from shoulderblade centre down the back of the arm to the elbow.
16th c Spanish travelling cloak --authentic reproduction of a travelling cloak pattern in a facsimile reprint edition of Juan de Alcega's tailor's pattern book from 1589.
Girdle with silver-gilt mounts with Basse taille enamel, mounted on fabric. Ca, 1400 Italian. Sadly, no detail about how the girdle fabric was constructed - the chevrons down the sides look like tablet weaving? At the Met Museum. Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 Accession Number: 17.190.963