RE: [sig] Digest Number 1589
- Magdalena wrote;
> I did come across a blip on PersiaI don't recall for certain if this is another myth like the "only
> with is out of our area but... Red is a popular
> color for
> womens'overtunics but only prostitutes wore red
> trousers. Maybe
> someone will come across something to do with the
> color red.
> Magdalena Gdanska
prostitutes wore striped trousers in the Near East" one, but I'm also
curious about your source. A lot of these sorts of generalizations about
clothing and social status prove to be myth upon closer examination.
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