Dafna Shlezinger‐Katsman

in The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Daily Life in Roman Palestine

Published in print August 2010 | ISBN: 9780199216437
Published online September 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Classics and Ancient History


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This article discusses the garments that were worn by the Jews in Israel during the Graeco-Roman period. The discussion uses available material and literary sources, and tries to determine if the Jews wore different clothing from their Roman and Greek contemporaries.

Keywords: clothing; garments; Graeco-Roman period; Jews

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Subjects: Classical Studies ; Classical History ; Historical Archaeology

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