ancient Egypt fashion
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The crowned head of Nefertiti, wife of Akhenaton. The sculpture was made by the famous sculptor Thutmose and was found in his workshop. Country of Origin: Egypt. Culture: Ancient Egyptian. Date/Period: Amarna period c.1373-1357 BC. Place of Origin: Tell el Amarna. Material Size: Painted limestone. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Egyptian Museum, Berlin . Location: 48.
Christian Dior has launched an “Egypt & 50’s” inspired collection in 2004, by coutourier J. Galliano. The Egyptians have been the biggest first civilization (3100-1075 BC). Women wore "kalasiris". Court officials wore bib necklace, bracelets, arm bands, gala gown, & wig w/ perfume cone. Female Pharaoh wore Klaft/Postiche. Make-up crew did a perfect job. Beards never looked better on women! *red hair –Egyptians used to shave their heads in order to wear wigs or types of hats: dying their wigs.