Beauty and Fashion in Iran spans a period of over 5,000 years and has drawings, reconstructions and original pictures of spectacular museum objects. It presents a look at the colorful history of clothing and jewelry in Iran in a pictorial format.
Superb reconstructions of clothing worn by men and women, from original objects and artifacts in the museums, reveal a complete history of clothing . See real brooches, bracelets, earrings and pins worn by ancient Iranians. Marvel through the hats, caps, crowns and hairstyles of ancient nobility, kings and queens. Samples from centuries-old textiles, tools and materials provide a unique insight into the arts of fashion and beauty in Iran. There is a complete chapter on hats and crowns based on reconstructions from ancient coins and artifacts.
- For ages 8 and up
- 72 pages, 9 x 12 x 0.5 inches
- Over 446 drawings and color illustrations