Historical reenactment

Pretorian Guard (cohortes praetoriae) Reenactment (2011-2013)

Representation of a Praetorian guard (Cohors V Praetoria) from the 2nd half of the 1st century.


The helmet and sword are deliberately antique to express the venerability of the guard (Coolus D helmet around 30-10 BC, Gladius type Leiden).


Chain mail with shoulder doubler, oval scutum, but smaller than the republican scutum.


Belt with silver fittings.

 

 

 

 

Macedonian Phalangite reenactment

(Μακεδονική φάλαγγα ) (2014-today)

Change of the reenactment hobby to Macedonian phalangite from the time of Alexander III the Great around 330-320 BC.


Phalanx experiment of the Hetairoi reenactment group at the Heuneburg in 2014

 

 

 

Attic-Thracian helmet
Scaled armour with shoulder doubler
Kophis Sword
Macedonian Pelte
Macedonian sarissa, c. 5 meters long

 

 

 

Left:

Macedonian hypaspist (Ὑπασπιστής 'shield-bearer')


Attic-Thracian helmet
Chrysothorax (muscle armour)
Xiphos sword
Macedonian Aspis (ἀσπίς) shield (c. 80 cm diameter)
Normal length spear (2.4 meters)

Right:

Greek Hoplite of the Classical period

Corinthian Helmet

Linothorax

Xiphos-Sword

Larger and heavier Aspis

Spear

Greaves

First

 

 
 

Brenkhausen: Tage der Ägyptologie (Conference) Ancient Egyptian Fashion Show (2016)

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Daniela Rutica

Two charming sisters from the Coptic community in Brenkhausen

Georgette and Marina

 

both dresses as Queens of the New Kingdom

Tamara in a red strap dress and white shash-belt in the style of the New Kingdom (Queen Isis-Nofret

Melanie in a green strap dress and bead-net-dress in the style of the Middle Kingdom (Princess Sat-Hathor-Iunet)

 

Fashion show organized by Daniela Rutica and myself

Sem-Priest:

Leopard skin (imitation), bag tunic and linen kilt

 

 

Princess Sat-Hathor-Iunet

(Middle Kingdom)::

Coloured strap dress (green was popular at that time) and bead-net dress

 

 

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michael.habicht[at]flinders.edu.au 

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