Two Sisters?
In German:Hermann tom Ring, Ermingard und Walburg von Reitburg 1564.
Münster, Westphaliches Landesmuseum
(Notice the mokey and parrot?)


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The hair nets are beaded, the thing that covers each left ear appears in
closeup to be seprate strap of beadwork. Why? No idea.

Shoulder COULD be beaded to prints I have, it's hard to say. it does seem to be typical in some painting of this era.

Pictures from Jonalee Crabb, from "Stadt im Wandel: Kunst und Kultur des Bürgetums
in Norddeutchland 1150-1650", listed in full in bibliography.

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