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Hairstyles and headgear in ancient Greece. Historical Greek fashion.

Hairstyles, headgear, ancient, Greece, Anademata, Sphendone, Opisthosphendone, Kekryphalos

GREECE. ANTIQUE HAIR AND HEADGEAR. The women of Greek antiquity knew how to achieve a great variety in the arrangement of their hair. Veils of light or precious fabric, ribbons of various colours, flowers and fragrant ointments were often used in artistic hairstyles.