Green-White Coif

  • Made of cotton and linen
  • Available in two sizes S/M and L/XL



Description of the Product

In medieval times only young girls and unmarried women were allowed to show themselves without any headdress; older and married women wore coifs, not only outside but indoors as well. Headdress was regarded as a social symbol but it had some practical benefits as well as, for instance protecting the wearer´s hair against dirt. The coifs like these were very common in the Middle Ages and they were used on their own or as a kind of underwear under the more formal and expensive headdresses. Even nowadays coifs are an inherent part of many traditional costumes.

  • Material: upper fabric 100 % cotton and lining 87 % cotton and 13 % linen blend
  • Can be machine washed at 30°
  • Available also in natural white color -Off-white Coif-
Absolutely worth visiting. Things to wonder and admire for hours and to buy... Don't tell your spouse unless he/she is also an enthusiast :)
- Daniel Kohvakka

Products are located in our own storehouse

In Kaarina, Finland.

Fast shipping

Orders are shipped out within 24 hours of us receiving the order.

Purchase online or offline

You can also pickup your order at our store.

Flexible payments

We accept Credit Cards & Online Banks etc.

Our Store

All orders can also be picked up from the brick-and-mortar store at Oppipojankuja 1, 20780 Kaarina. 10min drive from the centre of Turku.