Re: [Authentic_SCA] Digest Number 1660
- In a message dated 3/24/2003 4:55:31 PM Eastern Standard Time, Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com writes:
:) Stefania, who's glad she lives in Drachenwald &hopes she doesn't
ever move to a place that has more than the basic sumptuary laws
Live in the East. We haven't any (well, other than the coronet shapes and the white belt for knights things that are Society wide). Some kingdoms have quite a number, and some of them make it very difficult to do authentic clothing - like the kingdoms that say you can't wear ANYTHING metal on your head until you have an award of arms. That can really mess up doing some of the authentic headdresses...
- The Courtesans in Venice wore Pearls even though they were strictly for
nobility and clergy.. the fine for doing such an act is compared to todays
speeding tickets... you generally pay the fine but Keep speeding... the
Courtesans paid their fines and wore pearls anyway.
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