Men's/Boy's Shirts (Camicie)
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Museo del Tessuto, Prato
white linen shirt, with tapered sleeves and a neck
ruffle. The shirt is embroidered with tiny floral
motifs in rich crimson silk."
"There is a
visible bulge at the top of the neckband, where all
the gathers of the neck ruffle are encased inside the
neckband. There is one eyelet hole at the top of the
neckband and another at the bottom, for bandstrings."
more information, more detail shots, and a pattern for this
Janet Arnold, Patterns of Fashion 4. Macmillan, London, 2008.
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