Costumes & Fashion

The term costume can refer to wardrobe and dress in general, or to the distinctive style of dress of a particular people, class, or period. Fashion is a general term for a popular style or practice, especially in clothing, foot wear, or accessories.


 

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Mauryan and Sunga Periods [321-72 B.C.]
there were many cultural crosscurrents between China, Persia, and India...
Ancient Indian Costume
New Delhi > India
 

Satavahana (Andhra) Period [200 B.C. - A.D. 250]
The Satavahana or Andhra empire was the next great empire after the Mauryan...
Ancient Indian Costume
New Delhi > India
 

Kushan Period [130B.C. - A.D. 185]
The Kushans established their empire in the first century AD...
Ancient Indian Costume
New Delhi > India
 

Glossary - Ancient Indian Costume
Find the actual meaning to the Hindi words used in Ancient Indian Costume...
Ancient Indian Costume
New Delhi > India
 

Gupta Period [Early Fourth to Mid-Eighth Centuary A.D.]
Fa-hein, a Chinese Buddhist monk who travelled in India, wrote an account of his travels in which he noted the peacefulness of India...
Ancient Indian Costume
New Delhi > India
 

The Syrian and Phoenicians - A History of Costumes
The most ancient known delineation of the peoples of Western Asia dates from about 2300 B.C., about the end of the old Egyptian kingdom...
Syria
Damascus > Syria
 

The Ethiopians - A History of Costumes
The dress of the Ethiopian peoples, whose territory lay to the south of Egypt, was on the whole identical with that of the Egyptians...
Ethopia
Ethiopia
 

The Egyptians - A History of Costumes
To judge from the most ancient representation that we possess, the Egyptians of the Old Kingdom (3000 B.C.) wore a loincloth...
Egypt
Egypt
 

 

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