15th century Silk fabric. Arabic textil design. XV CENTURY. – Arabic Factory FABRIC. – Silk fabric (IN SOUTH KENSINGTON MUSEUM, LONDON.) A HALF OF THE ORIGINAL. (XV SIECLE. — Fabrique… Read More
Medieval clothes in 5th to 10th Century.
Early Christian and Arab clothes 4th to 6th Century.
Assyrian, Egyptians and Medes Costumes in pre-Christian times. Top row left: Dress of the Assyrian High Priest. Assyrian king. Right: Noble Medes clothing.Bottom row left: Clothing of a noble Egyptian,… Read More
Jewish clothing in the ancient world.
Costumes of Assyrians, Medes and Persians in ancient times.
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… Read More
TO judge from the most ancient representation that we possess, the Egyptians of the Old Kingdom (c. 3000 B.C.) wore a loincloth made of woven material.
A Mohammedan. Indian Characters. This portrait represents a Mohammedan dressed In the full costume worn by Muslims from the North-West Provinces. It will be noticed that the turban is twisted… Read More
THE various institutions of the Dervishes (Sufi) are established upon different principles. Each founder gave a distinctive character to his sect, by the statues, regulations, and practices, which he appointed.