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by Lindsay
Fri Mar 10, 2006 2:11 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Authenticating Kit
Replies: 4
Views: 1631

The funeral effigy of Philip the Bold of Burgundy shows a heavily padded liner stiched into the aventail.

(Embleton G. Medieval Military Costume recreated in colour photographs (Marlborough 2000) p.27)
by Lindsay
Fri Feb 17, 2006 3:42 am
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: what is the song?
Replies: 8
Views: 2191

If you can remember a couple more lines, try googling it. There is also www.mudcat.org which has a decent selection of folky type songs. They also have a forum so someone may be able to help.
by Lindsay
Wed Jan 18, 2006 6:57 pm
Forum: 1810-1900
Topic: Ideas for victorian 'forensics'
Replies: 3
Views: 1975

There was actually an Adam Hart Davies programme on this recently. I'm sure there was a test for Arsenic that they developed which changed some chemical blue. Not much help, I know! :oops:

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