Sinology Sunday: March 5, 2017

Sixteen Kingdoms – Northern Liang (Experiencing Dynastic Restoration).

For the next two weeks we will be exploring the Northern and Southern Dynasties.  This week’s post will focus on clothing from the Sixteen Kingdoms and Northern Dynasties from Experiencing Dynastic Restoration 朝代復原體驗. Some of these states from this period had a diverse background which eventually underwent a period of sinicization.

More pictures below the cut.

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