University of Atlantia

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When in Carthage - Phoenician/Punic Dress

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Instructor:
Aelia Sophoniba

University Session UA103 February 1, 2020 Course # 120
Time 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Fee
Length 2 hrs Credits 2
Attendees 9/∞ Room Schaefer151
Course Category Costume and Textiles

Description
An art historical approach to the documentation of Phoenician/Punic dress and dress accessories, from artistic depictions of clothing to extant objects, and how they compare to contemporary and near-contemporary literary sources on the topic. Steel yourselves for a PowerPoint presentation that has been several years in the making (there will be resources and reproduction pieces passed around, too)! Handouts will include maps, a chronology, and a bibliography.