Dress Accessories of the 1st Millennium AD from Egypt

Richly illustrated, this book is an overview of the current knowledge of textiles in the 1st millennium in the Nile delta. Experts in ancient textiles discuss - in about 20 essays - the clothing accessories in post-pharaoh Egypt. The book also contains a study on the famous mummy 'Lady Eupehemia from Antinoupolis' from the Brussels' Museum of Art and History. This book is to be published following the international conference ' Textiles from the Nile' (Katoen Natie, Antwerp, October 2011).