[HNW] sweaters

Susan Farmer sfarmer at goldsword.com
Mon Nov 12 18:34:53 PST 2007


Quoting Susan <sunniva at cableone.net>:

> Greetings,
>
> My mother who is an avid knitter was wondering if sweaters, pullovers,
> cardigans that kind of thing are period?
>

nods.  Eleanor of Toledo had several sweaters in her possession.
There's a picture in Moda a Firenze.  I don't know if there are any in
the V&A -- but look for "knit jacket" when you search.

susan
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Susan Farmer
sfarmer at goldsword.com
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Division of Science and Math
http://www.goldsword.com/sfarmer/Trillium/




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