Gown worn by Queen Elizabeth I Elizabeth I was queen regnant of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called "The Virgin Queen", "Gloriana" or "Good Queen Bess", Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty
"Robe a la francaise", also called a saque. This type of gown had a fitted bodiced gown which opened to show the stomacher. It had two large double pleats that hung down the back from shoulder to hemline.