Designed in collaboration with Sara Mohr, PhD Candidate, Department of Egyptology and Assyriology at Brown University.
Behind the Design: "Though not specifically cuneiform inspired, the colors are influenced by the reconstructions of the Assyrian reliefs in royal palaces (second picture). Pretty much all of the reliefs in museums these days are devoid of color. Any remnants of color were thought to be dirt when they were excavated, so they were subsequently power-washed. Recently, researchers have started to bring the color back to the ancient world. I chose the colors for the rugby based on some of the most common colors that we now know adorned the palace walls."
Heavyweight 10.5 oz cotton, traditional 12-gauge knit rugby. Built to last.⠀
- Cotton twill collar
- Rubber buttons
- Double-stitched reinforcements
- Ribbed cuffs
- Hem tag
- Machine Wash Cold Separately
- Hang-To-Dry Recommended
This is a great shirt with a great design concept.
The colors are vibrant and saturated, and I love the color theme. The shirt itself has a very nice weight to it. It's a little longer than I expected, but it drapes nicely. For reference, I'm between 5'9''-5'10'' and bought an L