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Series: Period Patterns

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Period Patterns No. 16 - Tunics, C. 650 - 1310 AD by Period Patterns16
Period Patterns No. 21 - Cotehardies and Sideless Surcoats by Period Patterns21
Period Patterns No. 23 - Men's Cotehardies, c. 1340 - 1420 by Period Patterns23
Period Patterns No. 26 - Houpelandes c. 1390 - 1460 by Period Patterns26
Period Patterns No. 41 - Ladies Italian Renaissance Gowns by Period Patterns41
Period Patterns No. 46 - Ladies German Puff and Slash Gowns, c 1500 - 1545 by Period Patterns46
Period Patterns No. 51 - Early Tudor Women's Gowns by Period Patterns51
Period Patterns No. 52 - Tudor Headdresses by Period Patterns52
Period Patterns No. 53 - Early Tudor Men's Garments by Period Patterns53
Period Patterns No. 55 - Late Tudor Gowns, c. 1542 - 1565 by Period Patterns55
Period Patterns No. 56 - Late Tudor & Elizabethan Gowns by Period Patterns56
Period Patterns No. 90 - Women's Undergarments, Ruffs, Collars and Cuffs, c. 1000 - 1650 by Period Patterns90
Period Patterns No. 92 - Capes and Tabards, C. 650 - 1650 by Period Patterns92
Period Patterns No. 93 - Bags, Purses and Pouches by Period Patterns93
Period Patterns No. 101 - Medieval Military Garments by Period Patterns101

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