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Video: Lecture and Demonstration—Ancient Roman Hairdressing

Video: Lecture and Demonstration—Ancient Roman Hairdressing

Janet Stephens, a trained hairdresser and experimental archaeologist, discusses the history of ancient hairdressing and, using live models, recreates authentic Roman hairstyles similar to those featured in works in the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art at the Art Institute of Chicago.



ancient, archaeology, fashion, Rome, sculpture, women
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