• Calendar of State Papers Domestic Elizabeth: Addenda 1580-1625 (1872)

    Calendar of State Papers, Domestic, 1580-1625

    Modern English (post-1500)
    Published in 1580
    Renaissance Clothing and Textile Terms
    1500 AD - 1599 AD


Estimate of Costs for Making Soldier's Apparell

Page/Folio No.: 263-264

Estimate by the Clerk of the Wardrobe of apparel according to Sir Thos. Sherley's pattern; cassock and hose laid with lace, for gentlemen and officers of bands, 36s.; fustian doublet, 20s.; and worsted stockings, 7s.; total, 63l. Cassock and hose for common soldiers, 20s.; canvas doublet, 8s.; shirt with a band, 2s. 8d.; kersey stockings, 16d.; total, 32s.

Date: 1/10/1589