The World of Roman Costume

The World of Roman Costume

by Judith Lynn Sebesta
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0299138542

ISBN-13: 9780299138547

Pub. Date: 12/28/1994

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press

Thirteen scholarly and well-illustrated essays survey, document and elucidate over a thousand years of Roman garments and accessories, including Etruscan influences, Near Eastern fashions and the transition towards early Christian garb. Subjects include the functional and symbolic use of clothes for men, women and children, manufacture and industry, hairstyles and

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Thirteen scholarly and well-illustrated essays survey, document and elucidate over a thousand years of Roman garments and accessories, including Etruscan influences, Near Eastern fashions and the transition towards early Christian garb. Subjects include the functional and symbolic use of clothes for men, women and children, manufacture and industry, hairstyles and accessories, the literary evidence for dress, geographical factors, reconstructions and dress for everyday and official occasions.

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ISBN-13:
9780299138547
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date:
12/28/1994
Series:
Wisconsin Studies in Classics Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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