Shakespeare Electronic Conference, Vol. 4, No. 536. Wednesday, 8 Sept. 1993.
Date: Wednesday, 8 Sep 1993 15:49:03 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: 4.0527 Prostitutes
Comment: Re: SHK 4.0527 Prostitutes
It seems to me that the most explicit clothing references for whores is in
Ben Jonson's BARTHOLOMEW FAIR: whores wore green sleeves or over-dresses
and crimson skirts or petticoats. Check Acts 4 and 5.