Textiles & Dress
It’s day 3 of our Oxbow Advent and hopefully these textile and dress books at 50% are a bit better than a pair of socks!
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Exploring Ancient Textiles
Pushing the Boundaries of Established Methodologies
This volume constitutes a reflection on the status and devlopment of current analytical methodology and its applicability within the wider textile field.
Gender and Corporeal Aesthetics in the Past
Explores the role of material culture in the formation of corporeal aesthetics and beauty ideals in different past societies, contributing fresh ideas on the cultural relativity of bodily aesthetics.
Textiles in Ancient Mediterranean Iconography
Collection of papers by leading textile researchers addressing issues related to depictions of dress, textile tools, textile production, as well as textiles for other purposes than dress, such as furnishing textiles, in the ancient Mediterranean region.
The Beginnings of Textile Manufacture in Europe and the Mediterranean
By collecting and investigating the evidence of textile remains, tools, workplaces, and iconography, this book explores the development of textile production in prehistoric Europe and the Mediterranean, along with its social and cultural aspects.