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Costume History: Byzantium - History of Fashion Design

A saint depicted in the dress of a princess of the Century (Quicherat) Orphrey - Y shaped band of embroidery

Naeem Khan Fall 2013. Clearly inspired by the Byzantine Empire. Model or Orthodox Priest?

Naeem Khan Fall 2013 collection appear to be large inspired by the Byzantine Empire. This amazing red/maroon colored dress could represent an Orthodox Priest. The fabric is very luxurious as it was used at the time.

Musicians wear two long tunics, one over the other. The tunic on the left is an early example of mi-parti or particolored clothing, made from two fabrics. Cantigas de Santa Maria, mid-13th century, Spain.

Musicians wear two long tunics, one over the other. The tunic on the left is an early example of mi-parti or particolored clothing, made from two fabrics. María de Alfonso X El Sabio, Códice de El Escorial.

Roman Ring, Gold. c. 1st Century BCE British Museum.

in the form of a serpent coiled in two spirals. Culture/period Roman Date CE (circa)

Pencil shavings…

Pencil Shaving Art: Creative drawings by London based children’s book author & illustrator Marta Altes. I never thought to do that - now I wish I'd saved some!

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