He had thin silver bracelets upon his arms, and on his neck a collar
of the same metal bearing the inscription, Wamba, the son of Witless, is the thrall of Cedric of Rotherwood.
It was an impressive and beautiful ceremony, I presume, but to me it seemed the most fiendish sight I had ever witnessed, and as the ornaments were adjusted upon her beautiful figure and her collar
of gold swung open in the hands of Than Kosis I raised my long-sword above my head, and, with the heavy hilt, I shattered the glass of the great window and sprang into the midst of the astonished assemblage.
The coat in itself was a very good one, it kept me warm; but it was wadded and it had a raccoon collar
which was the height of vulgarity.
said Lord Lundie, rebuttoning his nineteen-inch collar
Thereupon he took the dog with the golden collar
, and said: 'That is the wretch
was the tallest I have ever seen, and his face was as pallid as his collar
She was overdressed, but not badly dressed, in black with a high collar
, and she wore black glace gloves, in which she played cards; she had several heavy gold chains round her neck, bangles on her wrists, and circular photograph pendants, one being of Queen Alexandra; she carried a black satin bag and chewed Sen-sens.
and he turned the collar
up round her head, leaving only a little of the face uncovered.
Each wore the peculiar, high leather collar
that completely hid the neck, and each wore sufficient other leather to support a single sword and a pocket-pouch.
By that time Nikita had put the collar
and brass-studded belly-band on Mukhorty and, carrying a light, painted shaft-bow in one hand, was leading the horse with the other up to two sledges that stood in the shed.
Quivering, not with fear but with rage, Ben Bolt perforce endured the buckling around his throat of a thick, broad collar
of leather to which was attached a very stout and a very long trailing rope.
When he buttoned the collar
in front, its points served to cover the cheeks, chin and mouth were buried in its depths, and a close scrutiny revealed only shadowy eyes and a little less shadowy nose.