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 (Iron Age and later? Hallstatt) It's hard to tell when these textiles were woven based on this page, but textile 19 looks similar to one I have.

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Mehroon Khadi Straight Kurta

Roman fresco showing two women and a man working together. From the fullonica (dyer's shop) of Veranius Hypsaeus in Pompeii. Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Pompeii Italy, Roman History, Art History, European History, American History, Roman Clothes, Empire Romain
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On being in the world but not of it/1

Pompeii: Fresco from dyer's shop Query: Are those men in dresses wearing 'unisex clothing'? The second century letter to Diognetus: "For Christians are not distinguished from the rest of mankind either in locality or in speech or in customs. For they dwell not somewhere in cities of their own, neither do they use some different language, nor practise an extraordinary kind of life. Nor again do they possess any invention discovered by any intelligence or study of ingenious men, nor are…

CNCS (great site for costumes!):Cuirass from a production of Caligula in Roman technically, but hey, the Romans admired the Greeks for their culture.

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Sassanian silk ~ Iran ~ before 650 AD ~ Vatican Museum Ancient Persian, Ancient Art, Textiles, Middle East Culture, Sassanid, Medieval World, Vatican, India, Byzantine

Sassanian silk, 7thc Vatican Museum

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Fragment of tunic sleeve with paired tapestry bands. Decoration, in dark blue on a cream ground, of curving vine stems between cusped and dotted borders. Main colour of tunic, brown (naturally pigmented wool). Weaving Textiles, Tapestry Weaving, Roman Clothes, Medieval Embroidery, Natural Dye Fabric, Empire Romain, Ancient Rome, Embroidery Techniques, Roman Empire


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Goods from India - Cotton Textile (excavated from a Roman trash dump in an Ancient Egyptian town) Textile Prints, Textile Art, Textiles, Romanesque Art, Indus Valley Civilization, Empire Romain, Cotton Textile, Silk Road, Ancient Romans

Photo: This Indian cotton resist-dye textile was excavated from a ...

Photo: This Indian cotton resist-dye textile was excavated from a Roman trash dump in the ancient Egyptian town of Berenike. Archaeologists say they have recovered an array of artifacts that are the best physical evidence yet of the extent of sea trade between the Roman Empire and India.

The mail armoufrom Vimose is the oldest completely preserved mail from Northern… Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Prehistoric Period, Old Warrior, Vikings, Roman Clothes, Disco Fashion, Iron Ring, Old Norse
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The chain mail from Vimose

Image of Merino Wool Blanket Merengue Knitted Blankets, Merino Wool Blanket, Easy Crochet, Knit Crochet, Handmade Home, Crochet Accessories, Hand Knitting, Snug, Coffered Ceilings
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Lost 'Biblical Blue' Dye Possibly Found in Ancient Fabric In Ancient Times, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Renaissance Time, Mystery Of History, Historical Artifacts, Indigo Dye, First Art, How To Dye Fabric
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Lost 'Biblical Blue' Dye Possibly Found in Ancient Fabric

A new analysis shows that three scraps of fabric found in Israeli caves had been dyed indigo, purple and crimson — the hues of Roman royalty — using sea snail ink some 2,000 years ago.

Robe made to imitate leopard skin with rosettes with the name of Harnedj-? Period: Roman Period Date: A. century Geography: From Egypt; Said to be from Northern Upper Egypt, Qaw el-Kebir (Antaeopolis): Pernebwadjyt Medium: Linen, paint Accession Number: Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient Egyptian Clothing, 1st Century, Prehistory, Black History, Period, Vintage Fashion, Textiles

“Leopard-skin” robe of the priest, Harnedjitef | Roman Period | The Met

Said to be from Qau el-Kebir. Seen by Arthur Mace with Nicolas Tano, Cairo in 1922. Purchased by Howard Carter from Nicolas Tano in Cairo, 1924. Purchased in London from Carter for the Museum by Edward S

 Made in Alexandria or Egypt, Syria, Constantinople (? Weft-faced compound twill (samit) in polychrome silk. Textile Museum, Textile Art, Aachen Cathedral, Medieval Paintings, Winged Horse, Early Christian, Christian Art, Byzantine Art, How To Dye Fabric

Timelines of Fabrics, Dyes and Other Stuff Edition 2.5 [1-17]Art ResourceMarie-Therese Wisniowski

Preamble There are currently eight data bases on this blogspot, namely, the Glossary of Cultural and Architectural Terms, Timelines of Fabrics, Dyes and Other Stuff, A Fashion Data Base, the Glossary of Colors, Dyes, Inks, Pigments and Resins, the Glossary of Fabrics, Fibers, Finishes, Garments and Yarns, Glossary of Art, Artists, Art Motifs and Art Movements, Glossary of Paper, Photography, Printing, Prints and Publication Terms and the Glossary of Scientific Terms, which has been updated…