Cess
as heiress of the Montacute Estate

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Stockings

Her stockings are extremely expensive, they are hand knitted in
silk yarn and cost 25 shillings – half a year’s wages for a plowman.
A new bed only cost 4 shillings. They come to just above the knee
and are kept up with a garter ribbon tied just under the knee.



Click here to see the clothes for Cess as the
Poultry Girl