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Fashion Through the Ages

Haute couture; from the sublime to the ridiculous. 10 Questions.

 
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This 15th century rennaisance hat was known as a what?

  • 'Beret'
  • 'Chaperon'
  • 'Pouchette'
  • 'Silvet'

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Careful with this one! What name was given for this 14th century head gear?

  • 'Pique'
  • 'Wimpole'
  • 'Coveil'
  • 'Henin'

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This 20th century footwear was better known as what?

  • 'Chelsea boot'
  • 'Brogue'
  • 'Winklepicker'
  • 'Galosher'

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Worn by Spanish dancers, this dress is know as a what?

  • 'Flamenco dress'
  • 'Sevillana dress'
  • 'Peplum dress'
  • 'Florina dress'

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What name was given to this Egyptian, Late New Kingdom, pleated dress?

  • 'Tabalisk'
  • 'Kalasiris'
  • 'Neferul'
  • 'Sulkah'

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What's the name for this particular style of bun which is pinned at the nape of the neck and requires tighter binding than ordinary buns?

  • 'Chignon'
  • 'Chonmage'
  • 'Fallera'
  • 'Flip'

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Ancient Roman boots like these were know as what?

  • 'Thalls'
  • 'Chemiras'
  • 'Cothurnus'
  • 'Buskins'

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By what name is this modern head gear known?

  • 'Trilby'
  • 'Pork Pie'
  • 'Fedora'
  • 'Akubra'

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What was the name of the eye cosmetic used predominantly by ancient Egyptian women?

  • 'Thoth'
  • 'Khol'
  • 'Ceruse'
  • 'Ankh'

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And finally ... one for the men. By what name is this sultry garment known?

  • 'Basque'
  • 'Corset'
  • 'Camisole'
  • 'Chemise'

 

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