Contents

Entries by Alphabetical Order xxvii

Entries by Topic Category xli

Reader's Guide liii

Contributors lvii

Timeline lix

Words to Know lxvii

■ Volume 1: The Ancient World

PREHISTORY

Prehistoric Life 1

Clothing

Overview 5

Headwear

Overview 9

Body Decorations

Overview 11

Footwear

Overview 13

ANCIENT EGYPT

Ancient Egypt 15

Unraveling the Mystery of Hieroglyphs (box) 18

Clothing

Overview 21

Kalasiris 24

Loincloth and Loin Skirt 25

Penis Sheath 27

Schenti 28

Tunic 29

Headwear

Overview 31

Headdresses 32

Pschent 34

Wigs 35

Body Decorations

Overview 37

Collars and Pectorals 38

Fragrant Oils and Ointments 39

Jewelry 40

Kohl 42

Footwear

Overview 45

Sandals 46

MESOPOTAMIA

Mesopotamia 49

Clothing

Overview 53

Fringe 55

Shawl 56

Headwear

Overview 59

Turbans 60

Veils 61

Body Decorations

Overview 63

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