Laws that told you what you could or could not wear? High heels for men? Hair so high it became a fire hazard? Explore the Getty Collection and learn why the clergy of the Church dressed so lavishly and which jewels were worn for decoration and to protect their owners from harm. Check out some of the unusual items of clothing, hairstyles, and makeup that were part of the everyday lives of the men and women who lived before the days of yoga and scrunchies!
Image credit: Albert Charles Auguste Racinet's Le Costume Historique (1888)
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