Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 18250
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Carroll-Clark , Susan M.
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  • Title: Bad Habits: Clothing and Textile References in the Register of Eudes Rigaud, Archbishop of Rouen [Eudes Rigaud paid inspection visits to all the religious groups in his archbishopric including women's monasteries. In his register nuns were frequently reprimanded for wearing luxury furs, metal belts, and secular clothes. They were also faulted for doing fine needlework as gifts for friends or as items for sale. Title note supplied by Feminae.]
  • Source: Medieval clothing and textiles. Vol. 1.  Edited by Robin Netherton and Gale R Owen-Crocker.  Boydell Press, 2005.  Pages 81 - 103.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Clothing Ecclesiastical Reform Eudes Rigaud, Archbishop of Rouen Monasticism Visitations, Official Visits by Religious Superiors Women in Religion
  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 13
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  • Table: One table. Summary of clothing and textile references in the "Register" of Eudes Rigaud, 1249-1270.
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  • Year of Publication: 2005.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 1843831236
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