HNW - knitted Tudor caps

Mike Newell 72123.411 at
Fri Sep 18 07:21:26 PDT 1998

Dear Judy:

<Modern tam knitters usually stretch them over a dinner plate, but I am not
sure if the cap makers' guild would have used pottery plates from at that

What about ceramic heads, like modern wig dummy heads? Why not? (they did
terracotta busts of people-- check any museum)

- --Kathryn
SCA: Kathryn Goodwyn
"too many centuries...too little time"
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