Italian Men's/Boy's Shirts (Camicie)
Museum, New York
shirt with reversible embroidery in polychrome silks,
silver and silver-gilt thread."
"There is an eyelet hole at each end of the
wristband worked in crimson silk. The bobbin lace is
sewn around the cuff and up the sleeve opening."
more information, more detail shots, and a pattern for this
Janet Arnold, Patterns of Fashion 4. Macmillan, London, 2008.
it at @Amazon.com
and Philis Cunnington, The History of Underclothes. Dover
Publications, New York, 1992.
There is no description of
this shirt included in the book.