The Shirt History
Discover the story
of the most important men's garment.
Undeniably, shirt is the most important clothing for men. It has intense semiotic interest, because it reflects the personality of the man who wears it, and diachronically his choices, expresses his culture and aesthetics.
FOR THE OXFORD COMPANY THE
A SHIRT IS NOT JUST ONE
A TYPE OF CLOTHING, BUT A REASON FOR EXISTENCE
Its roots touch upon the Kalaziri of Assyrians and Babylonians, the Kandy of Persians, the Hitona of Greeks, and finally, the Tunica of Etruscans and Romans, all of whom were the ushers of today’s shirt.