The Resource Prehistoric, ancient Near Eastern and Aegean textiles and dress : an interdisciplinary anthology, edited by Mary Harlow, Cecile Michel and Marie-Louise Nosch, (electronic resource/)

Prehistoric, ancient Near Eastern and Aegean textiles and dress : an interdisciplinary anthology, edited by Mary Harlow, Cecile Michel and Marie-Louise Nosch, (electronic resource/)

Label
Prehistoric, ancient Near Eastern and Aegean textiles and dress : an interdisciplinary anthology
Title
Prehistoric, ancient Near Eastern and Aegean textiles and dress
Title remainder
an interdisciplinary anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary Harlow, Cecile Michel and Marie-Louise Nosch
Contributor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 field of textile and dress studies by discussing archaeological, iconographical and textual evidence within a broad geographical and chronological spectrum. The thirteen chapters explore issues, such as the analysis of textile tools, especially spindle whorls, and textile imprints for reconstructing textile production in contexts as different as Neolithic Transylvania,
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
746.093
Index
index present
LC call number
NK8907
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Ancient Textiles Series
Label
Prehistoric, ancient Near Eastern and Aegean textiles and dress : an interdisciplinary anthology, edited by Mary Harlow, Cecile Michel and Marie-Louise Nosch, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=967521
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Investigating Neolithic and Copper Age textile production in Transylvania (Romania) : applied methods and results / Paula Mazare -- Spindle whorls from two prehistoric settlements on Thassos, north Aegean / Sophia Vakirtzi, Chaido Koukouli-Chryssanthaki and Stratis Papadopoulos -- Textiles texts of the Lagash II period / Richard Firth -- Searching for lost costumes : a few remarks about the royal costume in ancient Mesopotamia focusing on the Amorite kingdom of Mari / Ariane Thomas -- Elements for a comparative study of textile production and consumption in the Hittite Anatolia and its neighbours / Matteo Vigo, Giulia Baccelli and Benedetta Bellucci -- Buttons, pins, clips and belts : inconspicuous dress accessories from the burial context of the Mycenaean period (16th-12th cent. BC) / Eleni Konstantinidi-Syvridi -- Textile semitic loanwords in Mycenaean as Wanderworter / Valentina Gasbarra -- Constructing masculinities through textile production in the ancient Near East / Agnes Garcia-Ventura -- Spindles and distaffs : late Bronze and early Iron Age eastern Mediterranean use of solid and tapered ivory/bone shafts / Caroline Sauvage -- Golden decorations in Assyrian textiles : an interdisciplinary approach / Salvatore Gaspa -- Eritas dress : contribution to the study of the Mycenaean priestesses attire / Tina Boloti -- Flax and linen in the first millennium Babylonia BCE : origins, craft industry and uses of a remarkable textile / Louise Quillien -- Special traditions in Jewish garments and the rarity of mixing wool and linen threads in the same textile in the Jewish tradition / Orit Shamir
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ocn900159185
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Prehistoric, ancient Near Eastern and Aegean textiles and dress : an interdisciplinary anthology, edited by Mary Harlow, Cecile Michel and Marie-Louise Nosch, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=967521
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Investigating Neolithic and Copper Age textile production in Transylvania (Romania) : applied methods and results / Paula Mazare -- Spindle whorls from two prehistoric settlements on Thassos, north Aegean / Sophia Vakirtzi, Chaido Koukouli-Chryssanthaki and Stratis Papadopoulos -- Textiles texts of the Lagash II period / Richard Firth -- Searching for lost costumes : a few remarks about the royal costume in ancient Mesopotamia focusing on the Amorite kingdom of Mari / Ariane Thomas -- Elements for a comparative study of textile production and consumption in the Hittite Anatolia and its neighbours / Matteo Vigo, Giulia Baccelli and Benedetta Bellucci -- Buttons, pins, clips and belts : inconspicuous dress accessories from the burial context of the Mycenaean period (16th-12th cent. BC) / Eleni Konstantinidi-Syvridi -- Textile semitic loanwords in Mycenaean as Wanderworter / Valentina Gasbarra -- Constructing masculinities through textile production in the ancient Near East / Agnes Garcia-Ventura -- Spindles and distaffs : late Bronze and early Iron Age eastern Mediterranean use of solid and tapered ivory/bone shafts / Caroline Sauvage -- Golden decorations in Assyrian textiles : an interdisciplinary approach / Salvatore Gaspa -- Eritas dress : contribution to the study of the Mycenaean priestesses attire / Tina Boloti -- Flax and linen in the first millennium Babylonia BCE : origins, craft industry and uses of a remarkable textile / Louise Quillien -- Special traditions in Jewish garments and the rarity of mixing wool and linen threads in the same textile in the Jewish tradition / Orit Shamir
Control code
ocn900159185
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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