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Assyrian

OVERVIEW Womenswear [To come…] Fig. 1 - . . Source: Menswear [To come…] CHILDREN’S WEAR References: Historical Context Wikipedia: Rulers: [To come…] [To...

beadnet dress

A decorative sheath dress made of beads worn in ancient Egypt. The Details The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston has two reconstructed Egyptian beadnet dresses in its...

Egyptian

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Etruscan

OVERVIEW Womenswear [To come… ] Fig. 1 - Artist unknown. Bronze male and female figures Etruscan, c.480-470 BC. Bronze. Bologna: Museo Civico Archeologico di Bologna....

fibula

The fibula, which was popular in Greek culture, served as a pin to both hold garments together and to show status of those with prestige or power within society.

Greek

OVERVIEW Womenswear [To come… ] Fig. 1 - Artist unknown (Greek). Relief showing Zeus, Apollo and Artemis; from Brauro, 400 BCE. Athens: National Archaeological Museum....

Minoan

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Prehistoric

OVERVIEW Womenswear [To come…] Fig. 1 - Mauro Cutrona. . Source: Pinterest Menswear [To come…] CHILDREN’S WEAR References: [To come…] Historical Context...

Roman

OVERVIEW Womenswear [To come… ] Fig. 1 - Artist unknown. A portion of the marble procession relief from the Ara Pacis Augustae, c. 9 BCE. Marble. Rome. Source:...

Sumerian

OVERVIEW Womenswear Sumerian civilization is divided into two periods: Early Sumerian (c. 3500-2500 BCE) and Later Sumerian (c. 2500-1000 BCE). Social classes were...

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