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An English lady in 15th century fashion. Tudor costume.

English Lady, 15th century, costume fashion, Tudor costume, middle ages, medieval fashion, court dressAN ENGLISH LADY.

Late medieval, Renaissance, Tudor, Burgundy

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Sir Walter Raleigh and the New World

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Sir Walter Raleigh. Elizabethan era. Tudor costume. 16th century. fashion

Sir Walter Raleigh (c. 1554 – 1618)

Sir Walter Raleigh tries to settle a colony in America.

Sir Walter Raleigh (1552 or 1554 in Hayes Barton, Devonshire; † October 29, 1618 in London, executed) was an English sailor, explorer, soldier, spy, politician, poet and writer and favorite of Queen Elizabeth I. His surname is also found in the spellings Rawley, Ralegh and Rawleigh. With the support of wealthy investors he financed several trips to Virginia in order to realize its colonial goals there. As a result of financed from Raleigh expeditions was in 1585 the founding of Roanoke in North Carolina.

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The assassination of David Riccio.

Mary Stuart. assassination. David Riccio. Tudor costumes. Renaissance military. England history. 16th century

The assassination of David Riccio. Queen Mary’s bed chamber at Holyrood Palace.

The assassination of David Riccio.

David Riccio was the secretary of Mary Queen of Scots. He was killed before her eyes.
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Sir Thomas More and his daughter Margaret

Thomas More. Margaret Roper. Tudor fashion. England history 16th century

Sir Thomas More and his daughter Margaret Roper, after a painting by John Rogers Herbert 1844

Sir Thomas More and his daughter Margaret

Margaret Roper (1505-1544), born More, was an English translator and the eldest daughter of the English humanist Sir Thomas More. She was considered one of the most educated women in Europe who was in frequent correspondence with Erasmus of Rotterdam. Her most significant achievements were her translations and her publication as an author as the first middle-class women in England.

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An English Gentleman costume in 1590. With shield and sword.

English Gentleman costume. 16th century fashion. Shield and sword. Tudor fashion.

An English Gentleman. A.D. 1590.

An English Gentleman costume in 1590.

Tudor fashion era. Renaissance 16th century.

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Catherine Howard. Queen of England.

Catherine Howard. Queen of England. Tudor era. Renaissance fashion.

Catherine Howard. Queen of England. Portrait of Hans Holbein the Younger.

Catherine Howard. Queen of England, fifth wife of King Henry VIII.

Portrait of Hans Holbein the Younger.

Catherine Howard c.1521 – 1542. She was from 1540 until 1541 Queen of England and the fifth wife of King Henry VIII. Henry VIII. and Catherine Howard were married on July 28, 1540 at Oatlands Palace, in Surrey, immediately after the annulment of the marriage with Anne of Cleves.

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Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller

Elizabeth I., Mary Stuart. England Tudor era costumes.

Elizabeth and Mary Stuart

Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller

Elizabeth and Mary Stuart

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Tudor England clothing 1550 to 1580, 16th century.

Tudor England clothing 1550 to 1580. Renaissance era.

From left: Nobleman, Military habit, Middle Class, Noble ladies, London Merchant.

Tudor England clothing 1550 to 1580.

Renaissance era.

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The Gunpowder Plot

The Gunpowder Plot. English history.

The Gunpowder Plot. Guy Fawkes interrocated by James I and his council in the Kings bed chamber, Whitehall.

The Gunpowder Plot.

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King James I of England.

King James I of England. Baroque era. 17th century clothing

King James I of England

King James I of England (1566–1625).

Son of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots.
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Queen Mary, the daughter of Henry VIII.

Queen Mary I. Tudor. Tudor Queen Mary I. Renaissance era clothing

Mary I, Tudor; 1516–1558.

Queen Mary, the daughter of Henry VIII.

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