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Queen Elizabeth I’s long-lost skirt to go on display after being found on a church altar in Herefordshire. None of Elizabeth I’s dresses are known to have survived. Elizabethan Fashion, Elizabethan Era, Elizabethan Clothing, Renaissance Fashion, Tudor History, British History, History Major, Uk History, Local History

Queen Elizabeth I’s long-lost skirt to go on display after being found on a church altar in Herefordshire

A piece of fabric described as the Holy Grail of fashion history will become one of the star attractions at Hampton Court Palace after it was identified as the only surviving piece of clothing worn by Elizabeth I.

Archaeologists Unearth Foundations of Wolf Hall, Where Henry VIII Fell for Jane Seymour — Smithsonian Magazine French History, Tudor History, British History, Ancient History, Margaret Tudor, Wives Of Henry Viii, Wolf Hall, Tudor Era, Wars Of The Roses

Archaeologists Unearth Foundations of Wolf Hall, Where Henry VIII Fell for Jane Seymour

The team’s finds include a network of Tudor-era brick sewers, the foundations of two towers and ornate tiles

Armet of Henry VIII--known as the 'Horned Helmet', made by Austrian goldsmith Konrad Seusenhofer as part of armor presented by the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I to King of England Henry VIII in 1514 Collections D'objets, Maximilian I, Armadura Medieval, King Henry Viii, Roman Emperor, Medieval Armor, Ancient Armor, Suit Of Armor, Tudor History

The Horned Helmet Of Henry VIII With Its Capricious Bearing

The more than 500-years old outlandish horned helmet of Henry VIII, still retains its fair share of mysteries.

Possible Tudor oven. The find was made by Oxford Archaeology East which, along with engineering firm AECOM was given permission to scour the site in Chelmsford, Essex by building developers. History Major, Tudor History, British History, Heinrich Viii, Tudor Monarchs, Tudor Dynasty, King Henry Viii, Tudor Era, Tudor Rose

Henry VIII's 500-year-old kiln may have been found on a building site

The find was made by Oxford Archaeology East which, along with engineering firm AECOM was given permission to scour the site in Chelmsford, Essex by building developers.

He was described as the 'lustiest and best proportioned man' that Mary Queen of Scots had ever seen, and now the true face of the notorious Lord Darnley has been reconstructed by Scottish scientists. Uk History, Tudor History, British History, Asian History, History Facts, Forensic Facial Reconstruction, House Of Stuart, Diana, Tudor Dynasty

Face of Lord Darnley revealed - Mary Queen of Scots' 'lusty and well proportioned' husband

He was described as the 'lustiest and best proportioned man' that Mary Queen of Scots had ever seen, and now the true face of the notorious Lord Darnley has been reconstructed by Scottish scientists.

A lady-in-waiting is a female personal assistant at a court, royal or feudal, attending on a queen, a princess, or a high-ranking noblewoman. Mary I Of England, Queen Of England, Elizabethan Fashion, Elizabethan Era, History Of England, Tudor History, Richmond Palace, Tudor Dynasty, Henry Viii

Queen Elizabeth I of England

By Linda Alchin https://plus.google.com/+LindaAlchin?rel=author http://www.elizabethan-era.org.uk

This piece explores a letter written by an Italian diplomat describing Tudor England in January of It really paints a picture of what it was like. Uk History, Tudor History, British History, Tudor Dynasty, King Henry Viii, Tudor Era, English House, England, Product Description

Description of Tudor England: 1513

Description of Tudor England in 1513: This letter paints an amazing image of what Tudor England was like in the beginning of 1513. Starting with what the English homes were like to the beautiful En…

Earliest full-length portrait of Queen Elizabeth I revealed - showing her as studious and shy young woman — The Telegraph Young Queen Elizabeth, Elizabeth I, Tudor History, British History, Show Queen, Tudor Era, Plantagenet, Cool Tech

Earliest full-length portrait of Queen Elizabeth I revealed - showing her as studious and shy young woman

She came to be known as the Virgin Queen, the commanding female monarch who defeated an Armada and launched Britain on its imperial adventures.

skeleton still wearing thigh-high boots found in London river via malefashionadvice on December 05 2018 at Rio Tamesis, Tudor Era, Weird Stories, Thigh High Boots, Fashion History, Ancient History, Time Travel, Thigh Highs, Archaeology

500-year-old skeleton still wearing thigh-high boots found in London river

Leather was an expensive commodity in Tudor times so it is unlikely someone would be buried wearing it, meaning the man's demise was likely premature.

Mary, Queen of Scots suffered betrayal, torment and imprisonment - now, as two dramas tell her story, forensic experts recreate what she really looked like James V Of Scotland, Tudor Era, Mary Queen Of Scots, Forensics, Tell Her, Betrayal, Genealogy, Dramas, Royalty

Mary, Queen of Scots suffered betrayal, torment and imprisonment - now, as two dramas tell her story, forensic experts recreate what she really looked like

Mary was 18 and a beautiful widow. Queen of Scotland by birth – she had acceded the throne at just six days old on the death of her father James V of Scotland.

Site that tells what Medieval pet owners named their pets! - pic is of Medieval illumination of a dog, century, from a Codex in the Czech Republic Medieval World, Medieval Art, Popular Dog Names, Renaissance, Medieval Manuscript, Cat People, Cat Names, European History, American History

Medieval Pet Names

Medieval pet names: What did people in the Middle Ages name their dogs and cats?

Richard Rich, Baron Rich – 12 June was Lord Chancellor during the reign of King Edward VI of England from 1547 until January He was the founder of Felsted School with its associated alms houses in Essex in 1564 Uk History, Tudor History, British History, Family History, Anne Of Cleves, Anne Boleyn, Tudor Era, Tudor Style, Dissolution Of The Monasteries

The house of Tudor England's most infamous villain comes to the market - Country Life

Following the Dissolution, Sir Richard Rich, Chancellor of the Court of Augmentation bought Littley Park and extended the house.

African sailors aboard Henry VIII’s warship reveal hidden diversity of Tudor England Tudor Era, Henry Viii, Tudor History, Dna Test, Many Faces, North Africa, Sailors, Historian, 16th Century

Skeletons of African sailors discovered aboard Henry VIII’s famous warship

DNA and chemical analysis of skeletons suggests two traced their heritage to modern-day Morocco and Algeria

He was described as the 'lustiest and best proportioned man' that Mary Queen of Scots had ever seen, and now the true face of the notorious Lord Darnley has been reconstructed by Scottish scientists. Uk History, Tudor History, British History, Asian History, History Facts, Forensic Facial Reconstruction, House Of Stuart, Diana, Tudor Dynasty

Face of Lord Darnley revealed - Mary Queen of Scots' 'lusty and well proportioned' husband

He was described as the 'lustiest and best proportioned man' that Mary Queen of Scots had ever seen, and now the true face of the notorious Lord Darnley has been reconstructed by Scottish scientists.

3 Oct 2018 - The Guardian - Remains of real Wolf Hall discovered by archaeologists The Tudor home of the Seymour family, setting of Hilary Mantel’s books, has been discovered in the grounds of a later manor in Wiltshire Wolf Hall, Tudor Era, Unexplained Mysteries, Tudor House, Tudor History, Historic Homes, The Guardian, Archaeology, Bbc

The real Wolf Hall is unearthed in Wiltshire by archaeologists

The real “Wolf Hall” has been ­discovered after owners of the ­surrounding land allowed archaeologists to explore the area because they were inspired by the BBC series.

It was a rare find in a second-hand bookshop that led Lorraine Smith on an epic adventure like Alice down the rabbit hole. Alice In Wonderland Book, Tudor Era, Interesting History, Rabbit Hole, Lorraine, English, Led, Adventure, Reading

Rare Tudor parchment from 1583 found in Alice in Wonderland book in Warrnambool

It was a rare find in a second-hand bookshop that led Lorraine Smith on an epic adventure like Alice down the rabbit hole.