65. FASHIONING THE TUDORS: DRESS AND DISPLAY IN THE 16th CENTURY COURT

IPGL Tent, Fri 28th June 09:30 - 13:00 (210 mins)

Tracy Borman will curate a morning of talks and demonstrations covering the discovery of a replica of one of Elizabeth I’s dresses, the jewellery worn by Henry VIII’s six wives, a discussion about mobilising the Tudor Court for such spectacular events as the Field of the Cloth of Gold, and a demonstration of dressing for court.

9.30 Fashioning the Tudors – Introduction Tracy Borman

9.35-10.15 Elizabeth I’s Dress Eleri Lynn

10.15-10.55 Dressing for Court Mark Wallis

10.55 Coffee

11.25-12.05 Jewellery of the Six Wives Nicola Tallis

12.05-12.45 Portable Palaces: Tudor Royal Tents and The Field of Cloth of Gold Charles Farris

12.45 Wrap and questions Tracy Borman