This picture depicts the versitility of the clothing worn by both the men and women. Light cloth, transparent because clothing back needed to be light in weight.
In Old and Middle Kingdom tombs inscriptions of songs can be found, hymns sung to the accompaniment of a harp. These Harpers' songs praised the dead and death, keeping the name of the deceased alive by repeating it:
la Broadway degli anni '20 nei ritratti di Alfred Johnston
Lady Paget incarnant la reine Cléopatre, costume de la maison de couture parisienne Worth, 1897. Coiffe égyptienne des rois reconnaissable dans sa forme et ses rayures horizontales
“Clothes and the Car..At the Theatre”, photo by Cecil Beaton for Vogue, 1927