News (Ancient) Oldest Roman hairstyle recreated for first time

By Pixie, in 'Latin Culture', Jan 11, 2013.

  1. Bestiola Speculatrix

    • Praetor
    • Praeco
    For the first time, the hairstyle of the Roman Vestal Virgins has been recreated on a modern head.
    vestal-virgin-130109.jpg
    http://www.livescience.com/26112-oldest-roman-hairstyle-recreated.html
    bedtime, Polly99, Hawkwood and 4 others like this.
  2. Akela dat affluenter

    • Princeps Senatus
    Location:
    BC
    I wonder what would happen if a regular citizen was to attempt the same hairstyle. Something along the lines of a plebeian sewing on a purple stripe?

    And I stickied this. Such information is too rare (and girly) to be buried easily :p
    malleolus and Brunhilda like this.

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