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Thursday, May 5, 2011
1603 English Pamphlet - Delights for Ladies to adorn their persons, tables, closets and distillaries
. 1603 Cosmetics
17th century English portrait of Lady Aston
A white beauty for the face:
The jaw bones of a Hogge or Sow well burnt, beaten and sieved, and after ground upon a serpentine stone is an excellent beauty, being laid on with the oyle of white poppey .