Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
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About Wednesday 11 December 1667
"The King gives them 500l. for robes, there being, as they say, to be sixteen scarlett robes. "
Any thought as to were the robes to be worn by the conspirators, sixteen in number, by the senators in the Senate scene, or by the members of the chorus?