Glossary of English Hairstyles and Headdress - Glossary of English Hairstyles and Headdress roseoflancaster: “ Anglo-Saxon – Simple Veils, Head-tires, Combs, and Pin During this time the head was always covered with no hair showing,.
Great pattern to create a circa Century Sideless Surcote/Surcoat. As far as I can see this is just an excellent way to add another warm layer with a pull-on pinafore/apron/overdress. Still pretty practical in cold climates!
Image from La Belles Heures of Jean Duc de Berry: Commentary by Millard Meiss and Elizabeth H. Beatson, published by George Braziller books, The Belles Heures first appears in an inventory note of the Duke de Berry's possessions in