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SCOTLAND: Chemise belonging to Mary, Queen of Scots in which she was executed at Fotheringhay Castle. Of fine linen with drawn thread borders incribed on the bodice in red and dated Feb 11 1587. This is an Elizabethan undergarment and only one other of this type is known to survive.*** I have seen this.

Photo of Queen Alexandra of England. She was the sister to the Tsarina of Russia. Princess Victoria, daughter to the Queen in standing.

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Images of the day: Photographer Matthew Horwood selects his favourites

Mary Queen of Scots Jewellery, not that many pieces of her jewelry are around~

BLOG POST: Putting together a wardrobe using the Flemish gown. With just 10 items (not including chemises), she will have over 30 outfits. The post before has info on the Flemish gown and making it. This idea can be used for every period.

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Mantua, England, Great Britain (made), France (woven), 1755-1760 (made), 1753-1755 (woven), Silk, silver-gilt thread, linen thread, silk thread, hand-sewn