Category Archives: Ancient Greece

Ancient Greek costume and fashion history. Military, nobility, peasants, decoration, culture

Antigone and Ismene. Greek mythology.

Antigone, Ismene, Greek, Mythology,

Antigone and Ismene

Antigone and Ismene.

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Archimedes of Syracuse. Mathematician of antiquity.

Archimedes, Syracuse, Greek clothing, mathematician, physicist, engineer, Antique

Archimedes of Syracuse 287-212 BC

Archimedes of Syracuse

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Dinner at Crisso. In the house of the bishop of Salona.

The bishop of Salona. Crisso Greece. Ottoman empire costumes 19th century

Dinner at Crisso. The bishop of Salona.

Dinner at Crisso. In the house of the bishop of Salona.

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Entrance to the Tower of the Winds at Athens.

Tower of Winds. ancient Greece architecture. Sufi. Whirling dervishes. Ottoaman empire.

Entrance to the Tower of Winds

Entrance to the Tower of the Winds at Athens.

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Albanian folk characters in the 18th century.

Souliote woman costume. Traditional Albania costumes. Femme Souliote.

Souliote Woman

Albanian folk characters in the 18th century.

  • Souliote Woman
  • Albanian Prémiti or Toxide.
  • Albanian woman from Sikyon. Sikyon was an ancient city-state on the northern Peloponnese between Corinth and Achaia (Pellene).
  • Reis Efendi Barbaresque.
  • Albanian soldier.

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The Dance of the Dervishes in the Tower of the Winds.

Dervishes. Dance. Semà. Kaaba. Muhammad. Tower of the Winds. Ottoman Empire.

The Dance of the Dervishes.

The Dance of the Dervishes.

In the Tower of the Winds.
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Embroidery from the Caucasus, Greece, Indian Melicete tribe. 19th century.

Embroidery, Caucasus, Greece, American Natives. Indian Melicete tribe

Embroidery from the Caucasus, Greece, American Natives.

Embroidery from the Caucasus, Greece.

  1. Circassian embroidered Saddle-Cloth. 2. Embroidered dress, Greece. Hand-work of the North-American Indian Melicete tribe. Continue reading

Electra waits for the return of Orestes.

Electra and Orestes. Greek Mythology. Greek ancient costume.

Electra waits for the return of Orestes.

Electra waits for the return of Orestes.

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Greek tragedy and comedy masks

Greek tragedy and comedy masks. Greek pottery

Greek tragic and comic masks

Greek tragedy and comedy masks

Greek pottery

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Antique Greek theatrical masks.

Greek theatrical masks. Art Greco. Tragic Masks, Carved. Greek theatrical performing masks.

Art Greco Tragic Masks

Antique Greek theatrical masks. Antiqués. Art Gréco. Masques Tragiques, Sculptés.

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Clothing of the Greek in ancient times.

Greek clothing in ancient times. Ancient Greek Costume History. Peplos.

Ancient Greek clothing.

Clothing of the Greek in ancient times.

Top row left: Priestess. Noble Greek women with peplum. Right: Greek commanders in armor, shield, sword and lance.
Bottom row left: Winner in the Olympics. Bacchus priest. Greek king with regalia. Right: Clothing of Greek country peoples.

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