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. Northern Archaeological Textiles

    Northern Archaeological Textiles: NESAT VII: Textile Symposium in Edinburgh, 5th-7th May 1999 [Paperback]

    Frances Pritchard(Author); John Peter Wild(Author)

    $46.00

    ISBN: 9781782979784
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    This volume presents the papers from the seventh North-European Symposium for Archaeological Textiles (NESAT), held in Edinburgh in 1999. The themes covered demonstrate a variety of scholarship that will encourage anyone working i... .... Learn More
  2. Prehistoric, Ancient Near Eastern & Aegean Textiles and Dress

    Prehistoric, Ancient Near Eastern & Aegean Textiles and Dress: An Interdisciplinary Anthology [Hardback]

    Mary Harlow(Editor); Cécile Michel(Editor); Marie-Louise Nosch(Editor)

    Regular Price: $55.00

    Special Price: $25.98

    ISBN: 9781782977193
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 18
    Textile and dress production, from raw materials to finished items, has had a significant impact on society from its earliest history. The essays in this volume offer a fresh insight into the emerging interdisciplinary research fi... .... Learn More
  3. Ancient Textiles

    Ancient Textiles: Production, Crafts and Society [Paperback]

    Marie-Louise Nosch(Author); C. Gillis(Author)

    Regular Price: $48.00

    Special Price: $29.98

    ISBN: 9781782978305
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 1
    An understanding of textiles and the role they played in the past is important for anyone interested in past societies. Textiles served and in fact still do as both functional and symbolic items. The evidence for ancient textiles ... .... Learn More
  4. Why Leather?

    Why Leather?: The Material and Cultural Dimensions of Leather [Paperback]

    Susanna Harris(Editor); Dr. Andre J. Veldmeijer(Editor)

    $40.00

    ISBN: 9789088902611
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    This pioneering volume brings together specialists from contemporary craft and industry and from archaeology to examine both the material properties and the cultural dimensions of leather. The common occurrence of animal skin prod... .... Learn More
  5. Fashionable Encounters

    Fashionable Encounters: Perspectives and trends in textile and dress in the Early Modern Nordic World [Hardback]

    Tove Engelhardt Mathiassen(Editor); Marie-Louise Nosch(Editor); Maj Ringgaard(Editor); Kirsten Toftegaard(Editor); Mikkel Venborg Pederson(Editor)

    $59.99

    ISBN: 9781782973829
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 14
    At the heart of this anthology lies the world of fashion: a concept that pervades the realm of clothes and dress; appearances and fashionable manners; interior design; ideas and attitudes. Here sixteen papers focus on the Nordic w... .... Learn More
  6. Silk for the Vikings

    Silk for the Vikings [Paperback]

    Marianne Vedeler(Author)

    $49.99

    ISBN: 9781782972150
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 15
    The analysis of silk is a fascinating topic for research in itself but here, focusing on the 9th and 10th centuries, Marianne Vedeler takes a closer look at the trade routes and the organization of production, trade and consumption of silk during ... .... Learn More
  7. Archaeological Footwear

    Archaeological Footwear: Development of Shoe Patterns and Styles from Prehistory til the 1600's [Hardback]

    Marquita Volken(Author)

    $80.00

    ISBN: 9789089321176
    Published by : SPA Uitgevers
    The knowledge of how to make a shoe pattern was certainly the ancient shoemaker’s most closely guarded secret, passed from master to apprentice but never written down.
    Now, after 20 years of research, the principles for ... .... Learn More
  8. Making Textiles in pre-Roman and Roman Times

    Making Textiles in pre-Roman and Roman Times: People, Places, Identities [Hardback]

    Margarita Gleba(Editor); Judit Pásztókai-Szeőke(Editor)

    Regular Price: $49.99

    Special Price: $25.98

    ISBN: 9781842177679
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Ancient Textiles
    Volume: 13
    Textile production is an economic necessity that has confronted all societies in the past. While most textiles were manufactured at a household level, valued textiles were traded over long distances and these trade networks were i... .... Learn More
  9. Ancient Textiles, Modern Science

    Ancient Textiles, Modern Science [Paperback]

    Heather Hopkins(Editor)

    $49.99

    ISBN: 9781842176641
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    The European Textile Forum was founded as an annual meeting for academics, craftspeople, re-enactors and enthusiasts to share their experiences and compare notes. The conference takes place over a week, which not only allows time to learn new tech... .... Learn More
  10. Engendering Objects

    Engendering Objects: Dynamics of Barkcloth and Gender among the Maisin of Papua New Guinea [Paperback]

    Anna-Karina Hermkens(Author)

    $55.00

    ISBN: 9789088901454
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Engendering objects explores social and cultural dynamics among Maisin people in Collingwood Bay (Papua New Guinea) through the lens of material culture. Focusing upon the visually stimulating decorated barkcloths that are used as... .... Learn More

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