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



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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