On A Pedestal Podcast 2

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Qabqib, Ottoman, probably Syrian, 19th century. The Bata Shoe Museum, P84.22

Fresco from the East Wall of the Villa dei Misteri, Pompeii, Italy. Roman, 60-50 B.C. Giraudon/ The Bridgeman Art Library

A page from Nicolas Nicolay’s Navigations et Pérégrinations orientales, avec les figures et les habillements au naturel, tant des hommes que des femmes, first published in Lyon in 1567/68, this illustration from an edition of 1580. Thomas Fischer Rare Book Library, University of Toronto