Classical Antiquity. Footwear. Fashions and Customs. Calceus, Ocrea, Caliga, Campagus, Crepida, Solea, Pero, Ceremonial shoes, Runner’s boots, Lace-up shoe.
The Phrygian cap. Armenian tiara. The weapons of the Parthians. The costumes of Persia. Armenian. Pearl embroidered mitre. Anaxyrides. Amazons. The mitre and crown. Furniture.
Darius III and Courtiers Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Dario III E Cortigiani. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
Cyrus II of Persia Born around 590 BC to 580 BC; died August 530 BC. Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Ciro sul campo di Battaglia. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes… Read More
Assyrian warriors. Warriors with standing shield. Warrior with hand shield. Archer. Man of the people. Noble Assyrians. Assyrian court officials.
Fashion history of the Assyrian Empire. Mesopotamia and Babylonian culture.
Persia. Palace of Isfahan (Meidun-e Emam). Ruins of Persepolis. Kuh-i-Rahmat. Tomb of Cyrus the Great Persia. Sultan Mosque.
This bust has been explained as that of Adonis. The head-dress is essentially of Eastern origin, and the cap is analogous to that which is considered peculiar to the Phrygian and Persian races.
Persian tunic. 12th c. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
Medieval Middle East clothing. Persian scholar dress in the 15th century. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887. Fashion, New Edition: The language… Read More