"Do the Wasshe and Do the Wringe": Medieval laundry and textile care (La Belle Compagnie)
Marjorie atte Welle
Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Costume and Textiles
La Belle Compagnie
In the context of medieval ideas of cleanliness, we'll discuss how (and how often) medieval clothes
were washed, and who washed them. Some tools and chemical compounds will be brought.