The hairstyles of the ancient Egyptians is a vastly understudied subject.
But why is this so when hair can help us to understand more about their religious and political beliefs?
This presentation by Kandace Chimbiri will also consider what the hair and hairstyles of the Ancient Egyptians tell us about:
- The ethnicity of the ancient Egyptians
- Their ideas of beauty and adornment
You will also explore:
- Ancient Egyptian hair as depicted in art
- Some of the hairstyles worn by the ancient Egyptians