> Greetings to the list, and apologies for cross-posting --
> I'm trying to document the white linen partlet -- the kind that was
> supposedly worn to fill in the neck of a square-necked shift, not the
> kind worn over the shoulders of a bodice.
In "Germany" both types of partlet are called a Goller. But they are
differenciated by the type. There are also accounts for materials used
to make them. Try Textiler Hausrat, or if you don't have access to the
book and can't read German there are translated section at the
Germanrencostume list here on yahoo.