Dress and identity in Kellis, a Roman-Period village in Egypt

@inproceedings{Livingstone2015DressAI,
  title={Dress and identity in Kellis, a Roman-Period village in Egypt},
  author={R. Livingstone},
  year={2015}
}
  • R. Livingstone
  • Published 2015
  • Geography
  • The focus of this thesis is to determine the relationship between dress and identity in a Roman-Period village in Egypt. The study is divided into two sections, a practical and theoretical component. The practical component involved the examination and cataloguing of a collection of textiles and associated material, dating mainly to the 4th century CE, retrieved from the site of Ismant al-Kharab, ancient Kellis, in Dakhleh Oasis. During my three seasons of fieldwork in the oasis I examined the… CONTINUE READING
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