Category Archives: Ancient

Rhodope, the Egyptian Princess by Georg Ebers.

Egyptian Princess costume. Georg Ebers.

Rhodope, the Egyptian Princess.

Rhodope, the Egyptian Princess.

SO she raised her hands to the great and glorious sun, who with his golden, sword-like rays was just dispersing the mists that hung over the Euphrates, and opened her lips to sing her newly-learned hymns in praise of Mithras; but her voice failed her-instead of Mithras she could only see her own great Ra, the god she had so often worshipped in Egypt, and instead of a Magian hymn could only sing the one with which the Egyptian priests are accustomed to greet the rising sun. Continue reading

Gallic Roman temple in honor of Augustus

Gallic History. 1st century Roman temple of Augustus at Lyon

Gallic Roman temple in honor of Augustus in 1st century BC at Lugdunum.

Gallic Roman temple in honor of Augustus in 1st century BC at Lugdunum.

France – le temple qui fut élevé en l’honneur d’Auguste au IVème siècle par les soixante peuples gaulois à Lugdunum (Lyon). Continue reading

Gallic habitation. Woman. Peasant. Chariot. Rich farmer.

Celtic. Gauls Costume History. Gallic habitation. Merovingian. Chariot.

Gallic habitation. Woman. Peasant. Chariot. Rich farmer costumes.

Gallic habitation. Woman. Peasant. Chariot. Rich farmer costumes.

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The Gallic and Gallo-Roman costume period.

4th century clothing, Roman gauls fashion. Gallic costume. Gallo-Roman, costume history

The Gallic and Gallo-Roman costumes

The Gallic and Gallo-Roman costume period.

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