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by Tom Diccon
Sat May 07, 2016 4:46 pm
Forum: 1485-1603
Topic: Sleeves and Mens Doublets and Jerkins
Replies: 3
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Re: Sleeves and Mens Doublets and Jerkins

All middle and lower class men. Not sure what is being said for upper classes. 1580's -1600. English re-enactment.
by Tom Diccon
Wed May 04, 2016 9:31 am
Forum: 1485-1603
Topic: Sleeves and Mens Doublets and Jerkins
Replies: 3
Views: 2072

Sleeves and Mens Doublets and Jerkins

There has been ongoing debate, most recently leaning toward men being required to have jerkins and doublets, all with sleeves and with all sleeves sewn in, in the 14th - 16th c. Phyllis Tortora in A Survey of Historic Costume has several references to both sleeveless doublets and laced in sleeves. I...

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