All of the men's jerkins or tunics are made on the simple lines of a man's shirt, opened a little at the neck and belted in at the waist.
"Why the Chimes Rang: A Play in One Act" by Elizabeth Apthorp McFadden
She wore only her white tunic, and had pushed it back so that her arms were almost bare.
"A Friend of Caesar" by William Stearns Davis
Both attendants are dressed in a short tunic, a phillibeg, a belt, and a pointed helmet.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 2. (of 7): Assyria" by George Rawlinson
His tunic had been unbuttoned.
"Combed Out" by Fritz August Voigt
The women looked well in black woollen skirts and white tunics.
"Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2)" by Carl Lumholtz
One day Paul and Silas met a slave girl dressed in a flowing, coloured tunic.
"The Book of Missionary Heroes" by Basil Mathews
Yes; for every wound we get we have the right to wear a narrow strip of gold braid on the tunic sleeve.
"Private Peat" by Harold R. Peat
We noted the colour of their tunics and the blackness of the turbans.
"Indiscreet Letters From Peking"
There were practically no out-sizes in tunics, but plenty of the men were not merely out-size, but odd-sized.
""Over There" with the Australians" by R. Hugh Knyvett
The young man in the loose wrap-around tunic who entered was a stranger.
"Time Crime" by H. Beam Piper
Seven attendants round him vying,
In a lighter vesture plying,
Four with skirts, and other three
Tunic'd short from waist to knee.
"Lita of the Nile" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
Shall gods be said to thump the clouds
When clouds are cursed by thunder,
Be said to weep when weather howls?
Shall rainbows be their tunics' colour?
"Shall gods be said to thump the clouds" by Dylan Thomas
What do you sell O ye merchants ?
Richly your wares are displayed.
Turbans of crimson and silver,
Tunics of purple brocade,
Mirrors with panels of amber,
Daggers with handles of jade.
"In The Bazaars of Hyderabad" by Sarojini Naidu
He wore twin stripes of gold upon
And empty tunic sleeve;
His eyes were blue, his face so young
One hardly cold believe
That he had seen the death and hate
That make the whole world grieve.
"The Kitchener Chap" by Anonymous British
"Oh! there's Sir Henry Dudster! Such a splendid leader!
How pleased he looks! What rows of ribbons on his tunic!
Such dignity…. Saluting…. (Wave your flag… now, Freda!)…
Yes, dear, I saw a Prussian General once,-at Munich.
"Return Of The Heroes" by Siegfried Sassoon
His hair was like a yellow flame about the bloated face,
The blood had stained his tunic from the fatal arrow-place.
Not good to look upon was he, in life, nor yet when dead.
The driver of the cart drove on, and never turned his head.
"The Death of William Rufus" by Robert Fuller Murray
This show, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, features some 30 tunics, including one from Peru, above, from A.D 800 to 850.
Marko Metzinger/Studio D. Throw on this breezy tunic with jeans or over a bathing suit.
It was assumed that the tunic was lost in the ashes.
There was a time, not so long ago, when "edgy" theater produced by young thespians in tiny black boxes was a hit-or-miss proposition, often involving tunics and more than a little angry posturing.
Tunic sweater continues to be popular.
The tunic style has been popular for a couple of seasons.
Tie-dye tunic by T Party, $65.
Looks by pairing pretty tunics with sleek leggings or slim-cut pants.
Adam Glassman says you can wear tunics to the office if paired with leggings or slim-cut pants.
Treated as dresses, tunics will cut you off at midthigh—not exactly office-appropriate, let alone, flattering.
This show, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, features some 30 tunics , including one from Peru, above, from A.D 800 to 850.
Andean Tunics at the Met.
The exhibition's 30 or so tunics come from the Textile Museum in Washington, the Cleveland Museum of Art and two private collections, as well as the Met's own holdings.
New Orleans Jazz Fest crowds basked in sounds from across the globe Saturday as Senegalese performer Cheikh Lô offered a performance as colorful and unique as his signature patchwork tunic.
Tie-dye tunic by T Party, $65.