Sima Cordovero

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Resides: Settmour Swamp
Status: Active
Awards: Order of Precedence
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Award & Office Badges
Companion of the Order of the Maunche Order of the Bronze Tower Order of the Ivory Tower Award of the Golden Lyre



Lady Sima Cordovero is a Sephardic Jewish woman living in India in the 16th century as part of the community that formed there after the Iberian Inquisition.

(Formerly known as Lady Mærhild æt Anestige)

Offices & Positions

  • Chatelaine, Barony of Settmour Swamp (March 2015-May 2017)

Event Staff

  • Event Steward, Black Gryphon Inn, Feb. 2015
  • Co-Event Steward, Black Gryphon In, Feb. 2016
  • Co-Event Steward, Coronation of Brennan I and Caoilfhionn I
  • Mudthaw, merchant coordinator, year?
  • Mudthaw, kitchen staff, year?
  • Black Gryphon Inn, kitchen staff, year?

Projects & Publications

  • Queen's Gift, Queen Thyra (Embroidered quilt after the Tristan Quilt), Apr. 2015
  • Crown's A&S Champions, March 2018
  • Crown A&S Champions, Finalist (The Thread of Empire - research paper)
  • Crown's A&S Champions Finalist, Feb. 2020 ("The Thread of Empire: 16th & 17th century Bengali Monochrome Embroidery")
  • Queen's Gift, Queen Indrakshi (Indian-style embroidered quiver), Sep. 2022
  • Imprunetta Cushion

Ongoing Research and Interests

  • Early modern textile trade and manufacturing
  • Silk production in India
  • Wild silk
  • Jewish Languages (currently learning Yiddish)
  • Quilting
  • Embroidery
  • Blacksmithing
  • Hurdy Gurdy


  • Introduction to Yiddish Literature -The Bovo Buch
  • Wild Silk! - Exploring the different silk varieties from India, Africa, and beyond
  • Foundation Piecing (English Paper piecing)