15th Century Portrait Young Woman Shows the lovely caul and hair tube popular at this time.
“The Arnolfini Portrait” from 1434 and is by Jan van Eyck. The Late Middle Ages: The man wears a fur huke over a black cotehardie and a wide-brimmed hat. The woman wears a wimple over her hair as well as a green, fur-lined, high-waisted gown with slashed sleeves over a blue cotehardie.
In Lombardic Lettering in Norman French....inscribed " Ceit Mon Vie"....ca. 1200 - 1400. (My Life Expressed)