RE: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Looking for supporting images
> --- In Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com, lilinah@e... wrote:I've seen a few houppes that appear to have an opening all the way down
> > WhiteRaven wrote:
> > The rosey houppelande on the left appears to me to have the front
> > pulled up and tucked into the belt and the center front is pulled
> > the most.
> > It does not look as if the front is abbreviated and nor does it
> > appear that the center front is either split or completely open.
> > And the orangey one next to it looks as if it is being worn the
> same way.
> > Anahita
> This was my impression as well when examining the image. You might
> do well finding more examples if you went to the scribal community.
> Someone there may have seen other examples of a houppeland depicted
> this way.
> Giovanna (Northshield)
center front, but not worn opened. A good example of this would be this one
- http://pics.livejournal.com/generys/pic/0000558z. It's from folio 127 of
manuscript 598 at the Bibliotheque National de France. I *think* it's
something by Boccacio, but when I scanned it I just noted folio and