Textiles & Weaving, Clothing & Stitchery

Archaeological textiles and textile production, preservation techniques, styles of dress, and textiles in past economies, societies and cultures.

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  1. Iconic Costumes

    Iconic Costumes: Scandinavian Late Iron Age Costume Iconography [Hardback]

    Ulla Mannering(Author)

    $55.00

    ISBN: 9781785702150
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 25
    This richly illustrated book presents a selection of the rich and varied iconographic material from the Scandinavian Late Iron Age (AD 400-1050) depicting clothed human figures, from an archaeological textile and clothing perspect... .... Learn More
  2. Textile Production in Classical Athens

    Textile Production in Classical Athens [Hardback]

    Stella Spantidaki(Author)

    Regular Price: $55.00

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    ISBN: 9781785702525
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 27
    Textile technology is older than any other ancient craft and is an instance of cognitive archaeology that provides vital information about society. In ancient Greece, textiles were considered among the principal and most fundament... .... Learn More
  3. Spinning Fates and the Song of the Loom

    Spinning Fates and the Song of the Loom: The Use of Textiles, Clothing and Cloth Production as Metaphor, Symbol and Narrative Device in Greek and Latin Literature [Hardback]

    Giovanni Fanfani(Editor); Mary Harlow(Editor); Marie Louise Nosch(Editor)

    Regular Price: $55.00

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    ISBN: 9781785701603
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 24
    Textile imagery is pervasive in classical literature. An awareness of the craft and technology of weaving and spinning, of the production and consumption of clothing items, and of the social and religious significance of garments is key to the ap... .... Learn More
  4. Fibres

    Fibres: Microscopy of Archaeological Textiles and Furs [Hardback]

    Antoinette Rast-Eicher(Author)

    $66.00

    ISBN: 9789639911789
    Published by : Archaeolingua
    Series: Archaeolingua Main Series
    Volume: 36
    Fibers used in the manufacture of archaeological textiles are full of information. Unfolded microscopically, analysis of such textiles and furs has become an important field of archaeological study. Fiber type and even fiber proce... .... Learn More
  5. Woven Threads

    Woven Threads: Patterned Textiles of the Aegean Bronze Age [Hardback]

    Maria C. Shaw(Editor); Anne. P. Chapin(Editor)

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    ISBN: 9781785700583
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 22
    Woven textiles are produced by nearly all human societies. This volume investigates evidence for patterned textiles (that is, textiles woven with elaborate designs) that were produced by two early Mediterranean civilizations: the ... .... Learn More
  6. Weben und Gewebe in der Antike / Texts and Textiles in the Ancient World

    Weben und Gewebe in der Antike / Texts and Textiles in the Ancient World: Materialität – Repräsentation – Episteme – Metapoetik / Materiality – Representation – Episteme – Metapoetics [Hardback]

    Henriette Harich-Schwarzbauer(Author)

    Regular Price: $49.99

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    ISBN: 9781785700620
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 23
    Weaving and Fabric in Antiquity: Materiality – Representation – Epistemology – Metapoetics presents 11 papers arranged under the four headings of the title which focus on the process of textile manufacture, the ... .... Learn More
  7. Krishna in the Garden of Assam

    Krishna in the Garden of Assam: the history and context of a much-travelled textile [Paperback]

    T. Richard Blurton(Author)

    $14.99

    ISBN: 9780714124872
    Published by : British Museum Press
    This beautiful and rare textile, now in the British Museum, was produced in the late seventeenth century in the wake of the remarkable outflow of Krishna veneration resulting from the ministry of the great eastern Indian saint, Sa... .... Learn More
  8. The Roots of Asian Weaving

    The Roots of Asian Weaving: The He Haiyan collection of textiles and looms from Southwest China [Hardback]

    Eric Boudot(Author); Chris Buckley(Author)

    $80.00

    ISBN: 9781785701443
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    This groundbreaking book documents the weaving traditions and textiles of one of Asia’s most ethnically diverse areas, placing them in a regional context. Based on more than a decade of firsthand study in the field, the auth... .... Learn More
  9. Tools, Textiles and Contexts

    Tools, Textiles and Contexts: Textile Production in the Aegean and Eastern Mediterranean Bronze Age [Hardback]

    Eva Andersson Strand(Editor); Marie-Louise Nosch(Editor)

    Regular Price: $75.00

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    ISBN: 9781842174722
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 21
    Textile production is one of the most important crafts in Aegean and Eastern Mediterranean Bronze Age societies and recent interdisciplinary and collaborative work offers crucial new perspectives into this field. The new and updat... .... Learn More
  10. North European Symposium for Archaeological Textiles X

    North European Symposium for Archaeological Textiles X [Paperback]

    Eva B. Andersson Strand(Editor); Margarita Gleba(Editor); Ulla Mannering(Editor); Cherine Munkholt(Editor); Maj Ringgard(Editor)

    $55.00

    ISBN: 9781785701566
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 5
    The NESAT symposium has grown from the first meeting in 1981 which was attended by 23 scholars, to over 100 at the tenth meeting that took place in Copenhagen in 2008, with virtually all areas of Europe represented. The 50 papers from the conferen... .... Learn More

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