58476Re: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Summer Garb
- Jul 23, 2010On 7/23/2010 10:25 AM, Zhara wrote:
> Question: does anyone know of any particular significance to the way leering-guy is wearing his stole/scarf? There is some evidence of symbolism in the way clothing is worn in period illustrations (loosened/disheveled turbans are a sign of mourning, floppy sleeves a sign of reckless abandon, etc...)Sayyeda Zahra,
> Is a wearing one's scarf in a twisty-wrap a sign of lust?
> Just Curious,
The way it's worn is reminiscent of the way some wraps are worn in the
Maqamat al-Hariri, and further described by Yedida Stillman in her
dissertation. I wonder if it's a kind of vestigial garment?
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