1615 Mary Throckmorton, Lady Scudamore by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger (National Portrait Gallery - London, UK)

Her terse article in thepeerage is here. A genealogical sketch is here. She was James Scudamore’s second wife; both his first wife and his second wife were named Mary.

From Wikimedia. Also posted to the Late Farthingale Era - 1590 to 1620 Album here.

1615 Mary Throckmorton, Lady Scudamore by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger (National Portrait Gallery - London, UK) Wm trimmed

Lady Mary wears a surcote with hanging  and probable tabbed sleeves in Spanish style. Her ruff is widest at back tapering to narrowest in front.

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