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Title Prehistoric, ancient Near Eastern and Aegean textiles and dress : an interdisciplinary anthology / edited by Mary Harlow, Cécile Michel and Marie-Louise Nosch
Imprint Oxford ; Havertown, PA : Oxbow Books, 2014
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  NK8907 P923 2014    AVAILABLE    30530001275452
Descript xi, 308 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
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Series Ancient textiles series ; vol. 18
Ancient textiles series ; 18
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Investigating Neolithic and Copper Age textile production in Transylvania (Romania) : applied methods and results / Paula Mazăre -- Spindle whorls from two prehistoric settlements on Thassos, north Aegean / Sophia Vakirtzi, Chaido Koukouli-Chryssanthaki and Stratis Papadopoulos -- Textiles texts of the Lagaš II period / Richard Firth -- In search for lost costumes. On royal attire in ancient Mesopotamia, with special reference to the Amorite / Ariane Thomas -- Elements for a comparative study of textile production and use in Hittite Anatolia and in neighbouring areas / Giulia Baccelli, Benedetta Bellucci and Matteo Vigo -- Buttons, pins, clips and belts ..... 'inconspicuous' dress accessories from the burial context of the Mycenaean period (16th-12th cent. BC) / Eleni Konstantinidi-Syvridi -- Textile semitic loanwords in Mycenaean as Wanderwörter / Valentina Gasbarra -- Constructing masculinities through textile production in the ancient Near East / Agnès Garcia-Ventura -- Spindles and distaffs : late Bronze and early Iron Age eastern Mediterranean use of solid and tapered ivory/bone shafts / Caroline Sauvage -- Golden decorations in Assyrian textiles : an interdisciplinary approach / Salvatore Gaspa -- e-ri-ta's dress : contribution to the study of the Mycenaean priestesses' attire / Tina Boloti -- Flax and linen in the first millennium Babylonia BC : the origins, craft industry and uses of a remarkable textile / Louise Quillien -- Two special traditions in Jewish garments and the rarity of mixing wool and linen threads in the land of Israel / Orit Shamir
Subject Textile fabrics, Ancient -- Middle East
Textile fabrics, Ancient -- Aegean Sea Region
Clothing and dress -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500
Clothing and dress -- Aegean Sea Region -- History -- To 1500
Alt Author Harlow, Mary, 1956- editor
Michel, Cécile, editor
Nosch, Marie-Louise, editor
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