Women and Beauty in Pompeii

Ambrosio looks at aspects of hygiene and bathing, the use of cosmetics and perfume and hair styling through the use of artistic evidence.

Women and Beauty in Pompeii

A well illustrated book on the beautiful women of Pompeii, including a discussion of the means by which they took care of their bodies and the various ornaments and jewellery with which they adorned themselves. Ambrosio looks at aspects of hygiene and bathing, the use of cosmetics and perfume and hair styling through the use of artistic evidence.

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Pages: 67
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