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Schenti

EGYIPTIAN- loincloth or short skirt. A piece of white cloth held in place at the waist with a girdle. Similar to a sarong or pareo.

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Baldrick

EGYPTIAN- A narrow cape of leopard or panther skin worn by priests and noblemen.

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Sah

EGYPTIAN- A cloth neckpiece (like a collar/necklace with border design and embroidery) Generally worn by priests

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Menat

EGYPTIAN- Similar to the sah, but worn to symbolize or worship the Godess Hathor

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Kalasiris

EGYPTIAN- A long form fitting sheath gown for women. May be plain or patterned, with one or two straps

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Khat

EGYPTIAN- A mans square cute linen headscarf

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Royal Haik

EGYPTIAN- Light pleated, transparent, large scarf carefully draped around the body and held by a knot just below the breasts worn by the Pharaohs and the Queen

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Royal Apron

EGYPTIAN- A gold and blue long rectangular ornament worn by royal family in front of schenti or royal haik

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Uraues

EGYPTIAN- A small venomous snake work as an ornament on a headdress often made of gold

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Klaft

EGYPTIAN- The headdress showed on Sphinx. A linen cloth worn over the temples with the folds falling down over the ears. Worn by Pharaohs and noblemen, and knotted in a particular way.

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Chlamys

GREECE- like a cloak or cape for men, originally worn by soldiers and later by civilians. wool fabric

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Chiton

GREECE- Like a tunic worn by both men and women. long or short. Doric chitons made of wool, Ionic chitons made of linen

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Himation

GREECE- A large shawl swathed around the body without fastenings worn alone or over the chiton. Worn by both men and women. 

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Fibulae

GREECE- Pins or broaches worn by both men and women

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Peplos

GREECE- Originally an over garment, a dress with fibulae at shoulders. Worn by women. Preceded the chiton.The peplos was sometimes called the Doric chiton

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Pharos

GREECE- Linen cloak worn by women. a garment like the peplos worn on top of the ionic chiton hanging just below the waist or belted with the extra length folded over the belt

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Caul

GREECE- A bulbous, sock-like hat worn by women 

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Tholia

GREECE- A conical hat worn by women

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Cuirass

GREECE- From the word leather - a piece of armor that covers the body from the neck to the waist. worn by men

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Enemides

GREECE- Buskins or boots worn by men 

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Mamillare

ROMAN- Breast-band, an undergarment often of leather or soft fabric to support breasts

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Stola

ROMAN- Ankle-length tunic gown worn over an undertunic elbow-length sleeves, short sleeves or sleeveless. Jumper like. Status symbol of matriarchal position

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Succinta

ROMAN- Wide belt at hips to hold stola. girdle

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Cingulum

ROMAN- Belt below breasts to hold stola. girdle 

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Vitta

ROMAN- Red or purple "bands" for the hair 

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Olicula

ROMAN- Short cape covering only upper arms 

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Bardocucullus 

ROMAN- Coarse woolen cape with hood and sleeves

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Subligar-Subligaculum 

ROMAN- Undergarment loincloth

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Flammeum

ROMAN- Red veil worn by brides that covers upper part of face (forehead) 

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Pagne

ROMAN- Underwear, tiny fitted loincloth- like bikini underwear