Category Archives: Ancient

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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Ancient warriors. Life-size figures in full armor.

Ancient warriors. Roman legionary, Gallic warrior, Greek Hoplite Warrior, Carolingian Frankish knights. Merovingian warriors, Carl Gimbel

Life-size warrior figures

Ancient warriors. Life-size figures in full armor and equipment.

Carl Gimbel Collection.

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Ancient Roman clothing. Roman Emperor, Legionaries, Roman women

Ancient Roman costumes. Roman Legionnaire. Armed Roman commander in armor. Roman slave girl. Lictor. Roman Emperor

Ancient Rome clothing

Ancient Roman clothing.

Top row left: Legionnaire from Germania, insignia carrier. Armed Roman commander in armor. Right: Roman warrior, armed legionaries armor.
Bottom row left: Posh Roman women in Tunica. Roman slave girl. Right: Lictor. Roman Emperor in his coronation robes and Roman imperial crown. Posh Romans.

“On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

Ancient Roman Costume History in Europe B.C. 53 to A.D. 450. Extent of the Roman dominion in Europe. The Toga, Tunic, Stola

Greek Priest in Eastern Orthodox Vestment, 1900.

Traditional Eastern Orthodox Vestment. Greek Monk cloth, Priest costume. Beard fashion.

Orthodox Greek Priest 1900

Greek Priest in Eastern Orthodox Vestment, 1900.

Greek monk or priest with prayer book and rosary. The shape of the hat is derived from the Byzantine imperial crown. He wears an unusual beard.

Read more: The Ancient Greek Costume by THOMAS HOPE.

Gallery: “On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

Ancient Egyptian Art

Ancient Egyptian arts and crafts. Queen Amenerdas. Sarcophagus. Cypriote style. XIX to XX. Egypt Dynasty. 1450-1150 BC. Sphinx.

Egyptian arts

Ancient Egyptian Art.

1 Wooden statue of a man (around 2600 BC). 2 Dagger with bronze blade and ivory handle. 3 Ivory carving (gods scepter and toad). 4 Chair made ​​of ebony intarsia with ivory. 5 The Queen Amenerdas (around 720 BC). 6 Carved wooden spoon with cover (naked woman with lute). 7 Sphinx of red granite (XIII dynasty). 8 Sarcophagus (XIX Dynasty). 9 Golden earrings. 10 Vessel made ​​of faience. 11 Mirror (bronze). 12 Pot in Cypriote style. 13 Painted wood box. 14 Spoon. 15 Cup made ​​of faience (marsh birds). 16 Carved wooden box. 17 Family Group (XIX to XX. Dynasty. 1450-1150 BC).

Ancient Egyptian architecture and arts. Sphinx and pyramids at Giza. Temple of Philae. Temple of Edfu. Rock tombs of Beni Hasan.

Egyptian arts and architecture

1 Sphinx and pyramids at Giza. 2 Temple on the island of Philae. 3 Temple of Edfu, seen from the eastern pylons of. 4 Rock tombs of Beni Hasan.

Source: Brockhaus encyclopedia. 14th Edition.

 The Temple of Isis on the Philae

Ancient Egyptian Temple of the Goddess Isis. Hut-chenti, island of Philae.

Isis Temple on the island of Philae. “House of the beginning”.

Column capital of Philae. Ancient Egypt decorations, arts and architecture. Egyptian Temple of the Goddess Isis.

Column capital of Philae

Ancient Egyptian Temple of the Goddess Isis. Hut-chenti, island of Philae. Egypt ornaments, decoration.

The Inner Temple view of Philae.

Hut-chenti, “House of the beginning”. As Pearl of the Nile to the temple of Isis on the Philae Island was praised.

Read more: Ancient Egyptian costumes.

 

Ancient Egyptian culture. Brief overview of the cultural epochs.

Ancient Egypt architecture. The Tempel of Luxor. Egypt gods. Lithography.

The Tempel of Luxor

Ancient Egyptian culture. Costumes, Weapons, Instruments.

Brief overview of the cultural epochs by using selected characteristic elements of style. Architecture, costumes, decoration, furniture, weapons.

  • Pic 1., Egyptian Weapons, Instruments and Household Articles. Daggers, Egyptian House, Scepters, Mirror, Shield, Sandal, Vases, Harp, Fan, Furniture.
  • Pic 2., Egyptian Architectural Decoration
  • Pic 3., Egyptian Costumes, Ancient Times. Warrior, King, Queen, Man and Lady of Rank, King in ceremonial Costume.
    Ancient Egypt sculptures. Colossal figures. Great temple of Abu Simbel. David Robert

    Colossal figures in the front of the great temple of Abu Simbel Egypt, by David Roberts 1838

    Ancient Egypt sculptures. Great temple of Abu Simbel. David Robert

    Front elevation of the great temple of Abu Simbel Egypt, by David Roberts 1838

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