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Belt Accessories

Pouches, girdlebooks, pomanders, and any other accessories attached to a belt.

  • Tasseled Drawstring Pouch (10/2/2016) - Whether given as a love/marriage token, or simply to hold alms for the poor, the square drawstring purse or pouch with tassels existed concurrent with other fashions for several centuries. An analysis of visual evidence and extant items gives us the general size and construction method.
  • The market stall illustrated (f.185v) in the mid-15th C German manuscript, Der RennerThe market stall illustrated (f.185v) in the mid-15th C German manuscript, Der Renner, The market stall illustrated (f.185v) in the mid-15th C German manuscript, Der Renner, http://sammlungen.ub.uni-frankfurt.de/msma/content/titleinfo/3656204 Varieties of Pouches – How to Choose (2/16/2015) - Pouch size, shape, and decoration style is actually not a simple question. There are many styles of pouches, bags, and satchels, spanning a wide range of time. A well made pouch can help anchor your outfit in a specific time and place. Here are some things to consider, and links to pinterest boards.

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