• Liveries and servants' clothing from the Book of Receipts for the household of Baron John Petre, from Michelmas 1586-Michelmas 1587

    The section on apparell for Baron Petre is missing from this book, but included are items from the section Lyveries and Wages.

    Modern English (post-1500)
    D/DP A20
    Published in 1587
    Renaissance Clothing and Textile Terms , normalize , Color
    1500 AD - 1599 AD
    Petre Household Accounts

Entrys

Shoes for Magdalen & yonge Brockys.

Payed to Richard (ripped out) of Fryeryng? the vith of October for a papyer of shoes for Magdalen Bunchley & one payer for Roger Brockys iis viiid

Date: 10/6/1586

Mending a dublet for Roger Brockys

To Michaell Cypris of Ingatstone the ixth daye for setting buttons a waste band & a pockett on Roger Brockys his dublett. vid

Date: 10/9/1586

Shoes for the footeboye

Payed at Chelmysford the viith daye being the Quarter Sessions tyme for a payer of shoes bought by William Mekyn for the lackey. xviiid

Date: 10/7/1586

Shoes for Brockys.

To Richard Fludd the xiith daye for ii payer of shoes for Roger Brockys iis viiid

Date: 10/12/1586

Wasshing the lackey & Brockys

To goodwief Hamond of Westhorndon the xxiiith daye for wasshing of John Reynold the footeboyes lynnen one quarter ended at Michaelmas laste. iis
And to her for wasshing of Roger Brockys the faulkeners boye the like tyme. xvid

Date: 10/24/1586

Spynyng of wool

To Jane Richardson of Buttesburie the xvith daye for picking & spynnyng of two poundes of wooll to make hosen for Magdalen Bunchley vid

Date: 10/26/1586

Roger BRockys.

To Maye the cobler the xvith daye for setting peces of leather on two payer of shoes for Roger BRockys viiid

Date: 11/16/1586

Stockings for Roger Brockys

To John Springfelde taylor of Billerica xxiiiith daye for ii payer of carsey stockinges for Roger Brockys to hawke in thone watchet thother orange tawney. vs iiiid

Date: 11/24/1586

December.

To Richard Fludd the iiiith of December ii payer of shoes had for John Reynolds the footeboye at my Mrs Goinge up to London in October laste iiis

Date: 12/4/1586

Shoes for Magdalen.

For ii payer of shoes had for Magdalen Brunchley iis vid

Date: 12/1586

Payed by Rager Braunche to the lackey for somuche payed by him in October last at London for mending of his shoes vid and for wasshing of his shirtts vd in both xid

Date: 12/1586

Payed to William Mekyn for somuch payed by John Reynolds the lackey boye iiis

Date: 12/1586

Payed to goodwief Allambey keeper of the howse at Aldregate strete for her half yeares wages at Michelmas last xiiis iiid

Date: 12/1586

Payed by Roger Braunche to Mr Peter Legatt of London the xiiiith daye daye (sic) of November upon the contents following.
For somuch behynde unpayed for lyueries the vith of May 1586 xviiis viiid
For viii yards & half of Azur blew had the iiiith of June at viiis vid the yarde. lvis iiid
For xl yards yard & quarter frize had the ixth of December 1584 at (ripped) iiiid the yarde xlvis viiid
For xxxi yards of fyne Azur blew had the xiiith of Maye 1585 at xs the yarde xv li xs
Item for lxiii yards di of azur blew at viiis viiid the yarde xxvii li xs iiiid
For xxiiii yards di of Azur blew at viis iiiid viiili xixws viiid
Item for xxiiii yards of Azur blew at viis iiiid viii li xvis
For iiii yards di quarter of friars graye at viiid the yarde xxxvs viiid
Item for iii yards di of fyne graye frize at xviiid the yard had the xiith of August vs iiid
For xxxiiii yards di of fyne graye frize at xiiiid had the second of September 1585 xls iiid
For xxxiiii yards 1 quarter of of graye frize at xiiiid xls
Item xxxiii yards iii quarters of graye frize at 14d xxxixs iiiid
Item for xxxiiii yards of graye frize at 14d xxxixs viiid
Payed more for fourscore xix yards of graye frize at xiiiid the yard viii li vid
Payed for 6 yards of graye frize had the xvith of December ls
For lxiii yards di of Azur blew at viiis viiid the yarde had the iiith of Maye 1586 xxvi li xs iiid
Item xlviii yards di of Azur blew had at the same tyme at viis iiiid the yarde xvii li xvs viiid
For 1 yarde di of fyne Azur had the xvi of June 1586 xvs
Item for 130 yards di of graye frize at xiiiid the yarde had the xxixth of September vi li ixd
For xxxiiii yards of graye frize at xiiiid the yarde had the thirde of November xxxixs viiid
For xxxv yards di of graye welshe frize had the same tyme at xiid the yarde xxxvs vid
For xxxv yards more of welsh frize xxxvs

Date: 12/1586

To the Tayler for lynyngs & making the lackeys ierkyn & hose iiiis vid
Payed by William Mekyn for ii shirt bands for Roger Brockys xviiid
Payed by him for a payer of shoes for the lackey xviiid
Payed by him for a dublett & a payer of venetians for the lackey xxs
For ii shirts for him viis
For ii bands xviiid
For a payer of stockings xvid
Payed to Mr Peter Legatt for xxii yards of graye frize sent down to Ingatstone Hall for the servaunts there xxiis

Date: 12/1586

To Anthonye Colburne taylor of litle Warley the ixth of Januarye for a new canvas dublett for George Froste of the kitchen, & for making of his lyuerie hosen & a frize ierkyn iiiis xd
To Richard Fludd the xxixth daye for ii payer of shoes then had for Roger Brakys at xviid the payer xd
Payed by Roger Braunche to goodwief Allanbey for her quarters wages due at Christmas vis viiid

Date: 1/12/1587

To Fludd for ii payer of shoes had by William Mekyn for John Reynolds the footeboye in the begynnyng of Hillarie terme iiis
Payed at Ingatstone for mending his dublet & footing him a payer of hosen viiid
For ii lynnen aperns for Magdalen Bunchley bought of Margaret Stevens iis
for knitting & dying of a payer of hosen for her. vd

Date: 1/1587

Payed by John Payne in London for ii payer of knitt stockings for Roger Brockys thone yeolow thother white at iis iid iiiis iiiid

Date: 1/1587

Payed by William Mekyn for ii payer of shoes for the lackey the xxth daye iiis

Date: 1/20/1587

To edward Skotts wief for a payer of knitt stockings iis

Date: 1/1587

Payed by William Mekyn the vith of Februarye for a payer of shoes for the lackey bought in London xviiid

Date: 2/6/1587

Payed by Roger Braunche to William Petch for somes layed out by him in London for ii shirtts for Roger Branches iiiis

Date: 2/1587

Payed by Waltor Lacye for a payer of shoes provided for George Froste the kitchen boye xviid

Date: 2/1587

Hosen & dublet for the lackey

To Anthonye Colburne the xiiith daye for ii ells i quarter of browne canvas to make John Reynolds the footeboye a dublet & a rounde payer of hosen after xviid the ell iiis iid
For v yards di of lockeram to lyne them at xiid the yarde vs vid
For ii dozen of watchet silke buttons xd
for iii skaynes of watchet silke iiiid
for bumbaste for the dublet vid
for making & cutting the dublett iis
And for making the hosen xiid

Date: 2/14/1587

Payed for canvas to make John Reynolds the footeboye canyons & lynyng them iiis
Payed to William Mekyn for somuche layed owte by him for a dublet & a payer of hose for John Reynolds. xxiis
For a payer of wollen stockings for him iiis
And for a payer of lynnen stockings for him iis

Date: 2/1587

Payed for a dublett & a payer of hose for Roger Brockys xviiis
For a payer of wollen stockings for him iiis
And for a hatt for him iiis
For a gyrdle for him vid

Date: 2/1587

payed for a payer of shoes for the lackey xviiid
And for wasshinge his shirts & stockings vid

Date: 2/1587
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