The Early Modern Commons

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“Sprang interlinked:” The Construction of Eighteenth-Century British Army Sashes.

29 April 2017

(I am now using Firefox to upload images to this blog. Chrome not allowing me to use images!).For more information on this new blog please go here: https://www.17thregiment.com/sprang-interlinked-the-construction-of-eighteenth-century-british-army-sashes/#comment-12

‘Black Sam’ Bellamy, who died 300 years ago today. Georgian Gentleman Blog.

26 April 2017

‘Black Sam’ Bellamy. More here: http://mikerendell.com/who-wants-to-be-a-billionaire-lets-hear-it-for-black-sam-bellamy-who-died-300-years-ago-today/

Pattens in the 18th Century – a sensible way of keeping dresses off the filthy streets.

23 April 2017

Pattens from circa 1720, shown courtesy of the V&A More Here At: Georgian Gentleman http://mikerendell.com/pattens-in-the-18th-century-a-sensible-way-of-keeping-dresses-off-the-filthy-streets/