How to Make a Subligaculum - Imperium
How to Make a Subligaculum
Detail of two methods of bikini-like garments taken from The World of Roman Costume, edited by Judith
Lynn Sebesta and Larissa Bonfante.
Archaeological Evidence for the Female Version
Leather briefs found in an ancient Roman site in London.
Female athletes wearing a bikini-like combination of a subligaculum and a strophium (breast-cloth).
Famous "bikini girls" mosaic found by archeological excavation of the ancient Roman villa Villa Romana
del Casale near Piazza Armerina in Sicily.