Appearance of protective clothing over the centuries

Risteski, Sanja and Srebrenkoska, Vineta (2020) Appearance of protective clothing over the centuries. Naučni i stručni časopis tekstilne industrije (4). pp. 1-96. ISSN 0040-2389

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In the history of the costume, protective military clothing has a special place. The origins of military
clothing go deep into history. Protective clothing defi ned as protective “cover” clothes is used to protect the body
from physical attack. In the in many of the ancient civilization is noticed similarity in the appearance of military
clothing, which means that Egyptian, Assyrian, Greek and Roman soldiers are dressed and armed in a similar way.
In this paper the protective military clothes over the centuries, starting from Egypt, Babylon and Assyria, Crete and
Mycenae, Ancient Greece and Rome, reaching the protective clothing characteristic of the medieval period slowly
approaching the contemporary look of protective clothing is being analyzed.
Keywords: Military clothing, vest, cover clothing.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Engineering and Technology > Materials engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Technology
Depositing User: Sanja Spasova
Date Deposited: 08 Apr 2021 13:42
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2021 13:42

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