Cut-throat razor with box

Cut-throat razor with box

Cut-throat razor with box Gender and life cycle: marriage Family and relationships Gender roles Until well into the 20th century, the cut-throat razor was a grooming item that was used, among other things, to enable men to attend the dances held in the town square...
Baby Feeder Vessel (Necrópolis del Puig des Molins,Ibiza)

Baby Feeder Vessel (Necrópolis del Puig des Molins,Ibiza)

Baby Feeder Vessel (Necrópolis del Puig des Molins,Ibiza)   Maternity Gender and life cycle Gender and the body Baby feeders, or feeder vessels, are among the scarce material evidence available for the study of infant feeding in the ancient world. This Carthaginian...
Calathus with dance scene Tossal de Sant Miquel (Lliria, Valencia)

Calathus with dance scene Tossal de Sant Miquel (Lliria, Valencia)

Calathus with dance scene Tossal de Sant Miquel (Lliria, Valencia) Gender and clothing Gender and social class Gender and life cycle The “kalathos of the dance” is a ceramic vase from the 3rd-2nd centuries BC, found at the old Iberian city of Edeta (Tossal de Sant...
Child’s burial site  Castellet de Bernabé (Llíria, Valencia)

Child’s burial site Castellet de Bernabé (Llíria, Valencia)

Child’s burial site  Castellet de Bernabé (Llíria, Valencia) Gender and life cycleGender identity In the Iberian world, the death of infants, foetuses and newborns was generally dealt with differently from other, older individuals: rather than being cremated and...
Engagement ceremony plate

Engagement ceremony plate

Engagement ceremony plate Gender and life cycle: marriage Even today, it is common for many families to assemble a trousseau for their daughters. But what did this trousseau mean in the 19th century, when a woman’s role was limited to reproduction and motherhood? The...