English court lady costume in 14th Century.

Middle ages gothic clothing. Medieval England costume. Princess dress idea. Cotehardie. Eight-Gore Dress

England court lady 14th century

English court lady costume in 14th Century. Reign of King Edward III. England fashion in the Late Middle Ages.

The lady wears a long-sleeved, very form-fitting undergarment, the Cotehardie (by the church very much discussed fashion of that time), or Eight-Gore Dress. Furthermore the Surcot, which was fastened with ribbons at the shoulder level.

Costumes historiques de ville ou de théatre et travestissements. Author: Achille Devéria and José Domínguez Bécquer. Publisher Paris: Goupil et Vibert. Publisher London: Charles Tilt 1831-1839. Printed by: Lemercier & Cie.