Lady by ? (Birmingham Museums Trust - Birmingham, West Midlands, UK specific location ?)

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The subject’s sleeve rolls are made with a seemingly different material than the rest of her dress or she may be wearing an over-garment. The ruff appears to have three parts - an inside plain ruff and a lace ruff over an embroidered base or supportasse.

Keywords:  English, frizzy coiffure, headdress, fitted bodice, high enclosing neckine, neck ruff, lace ruff, jeweled supportasse, jeweled bodice ornament, draped jeweled bodice ornament, long puffed rolled sleeves, floral sleeve ornaments, lace back-flared cuffs, girdle, vee waistline, wheel farthingale

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