1595-1600 Elizabeth by Nicholas Hilliard (Victoria and Albert Museum) jeweled lace ruff

The details of sixteenth century lace are shown in detail in this Hilliard portrait.

Keywords:  1595, Queen Elizabeth, crown, Tudor family, English, Hilliard, Queen, frizzy coiffure, earrings, necklace, jeweled headdress, hair jewelry, jeweled neckline, jeweled bodice, jeweled sleeves, puffed sleeves, rolled sleeves

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