Timeline of clothing and textiles technology

This timeline of clothing and textiles technology covers the events of fiber and flexible woven material worn on the body; including making, modification, usage, and knowledge of tools, machines, techniques, crafts, and systems (technology).

Historical timeline

Ancient and Prehistoric

Medieval history

Modern Era

Early modern period

Late modern period


See also


  1. 1 2 Lambert, Joseph B. (2008-08-06). Traces of the Past: Unraveling the Secrets of Archaeology Through Chemistry. Basic Books. ISBN 0786725737.
  2. 1 2 3 Cambridge History of Western Textiles p. 39-47
  3. Barber 1991.
  4. 1 2 Theaker 2006.
  5. Cambridge History of Western Textiles p. 30-39
  6. Bender 1990.
  7. Bennett & Bird 1960.
  8. 1 2 Shelagh Vainker in Anne Farrer (ed), "Caves of the Thousand Buddhas" , 1990, British Museum publications, ISBN 0-7141-1447-2
  9. D.L.Carroll Dating the Foot-powered loom: the Coptic evidence American Journal of Archaeology 1985 vol. 89; 168-73
  10. Reigate, Emily (1986). An Illustrated Guide to Lace (1988 ed.). WoodBridge, Suffolk: Antique Collectors Club. p. 11. ISBN 1851490035.


Further reading

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