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beadnet dress

A decorative sheath dress made of beads worn in ancient Egypt. The Details The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston has two reconstructed Egyptian beadnet dresses in its...

Medici collar

A collar that stands upright on the back of the neck and opens in the front. This type of ruff was introduced to France by Marie de’ Medici in the 16th century,...

muff

A tubular padded covering of fur or fabric, into which both hands are placed for warmth. The Details The Encyclopædia Brittanica defines the muff as a: “usually...

needle lace

Often known as “needlepoint lace,” needle lace is a term referring to the technique in which the lace is made of entirely needle work; it developed in the...

panniers

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