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[[device heraldry]]: not a normal "[[heraldic colour]]" - normally used only as the "[[propper colour]]" of items (eg treetrunks).
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Brown is not a normal [[heraldry|heraldic]] [[colour]] - it is normally used only as the "[[proper]] colour" of items (eg treetrunks).
  
[[Brown dye]] is a somewhat simpler colour to obtain in [[period]], and thus brown fabric could be worn by the poor, for workday clothes and by [[monks]] sworn to poverty.  
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[[Brown dye]] is a somewhat simpler colour to obtain in [[period]], and thus brown fabric could be worn by the poor, for workday clothes and by [[monk]]s sworn to poverty.  
  
 
see also "[[period brown]]"
 
see also "[[period brown]]"

Revision as of 07:07, 12 August 2003

Brown is not a normal heraldic colour - it is normally used only as the "proper colour" of items (eg treetrunks).

Brown dye is a somewhat simpler colour to obtain in period, and thus brown fabric could be worn by the poor, for workday clothes and by monks sworn to poverty.

see also "period brown"