Deliberately Concealed Garments

July 2006
Surface Design Journal;Summer2006, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p20
Trade Publication
The article presents the usefulness of the concealed garments. Deliberately concealed garments, which have been dated as early as the Middle Ages, are often crumpled and covered in dirt when they are discovered. The Textile Conservation Centre at the University of Southampton in England, with the assistance of funding by the L. J. Skaggs and Mary D. Skaggs Foundation and the Arts and Humanities Research Board in Great Britain, began research into precisely this phenomenon.


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