early 1650s Jemima, 1st Countess of Sandwich (1625-1674) by the Sir Peter Lely studio (Mount Edgcumbe House - Plymouth UK)

Her article in thepeerage is here. She bore five children.

From oldrags.tumblr.com/page/3; image made lighter by gogm.

Lady Jemima poses in a wearable dress. Her sleeves are decorated with a rectangular, almost square, grid of satin strips with jewels at the intersections.

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