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Traditional Carinthia costume. Carinthian Brewery.

Traditional Carinthia national costume.Carinthian Brewery. Austria folk dress.

Traditional Carinthia costume.

Traditional Carinthia costume. Carinthian Brewery.

Carinthia woman costume. Carinthian Brewery in the Expo Park. 1st May to 2nd November 1873 at Vienna.

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Coconut merchant costume 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Coconut merchant costume. Paris fashion 18th century. Baroque costumes

Merchant of coconut 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Coconut merchant costume 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Marchand de coco 1774. Costumes de Paris. D’après Poisson.
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Becky Sharp. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray.

Becky Sharp. Vanity Fair. Victorian fashion. William Makepeace Thackeray.

Becky Sharp. Vanity Fair

Becky Sharp.

Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray.

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Coiffure à l’échelle. Caricature of the 18th century.

Coiffure à l'échelle. Rococo fashion. Rococo hairstyle.

Coiffure à l’échelle. Caricature du XVIII siècle.

Coiffure à l’échelle.

Measuring the hairstyle. Caricature of the 18th century.

Coiffure à l’échelle. Caricature du XVIII siècle. D’après une gravure du temps. Gravure extraite de l’ouvrage de H . Gourdon de Genouillac.
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Bourgeoise woman costume in 1781.

Bourgeoise woman fashion. 18th century rococo fashion.

Bourgeoise woman costume in 1781.

Bourgeoise woman costume in 1781.

Bourgeoise en 1781.

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Swiss Servant costume of Swiss Dairy in the Park 1837.

Swiss Servant costume. Swiss Dairy traditional clothing. Expo Vienna.

Swiss Servant of Swiss Dairy 1837

Swiss Servant costume of Swiss Dairy in the Park 1837.

Swiss Servant of Swiss Dairy in the Expo Park Vienne 1837. Suissesse. Servante de la Laiterie Suisse dans le Parc de l’Exposition.

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Tartan pattern worn by the Earl of Inverness.

Tartan Pattern. Earl of Inverness. Fabric scotland

Pattern of the Tartan worn by His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex as Earl of Inverness.

Tartan pattern worn by the Earl of Inverness.

Pattern of the Tartan worn by His Royal Highness The Duke of Sussex as Earl of Inverness.

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Oliver Cromwell. The Protector. History of England

Oliver Cromwell. Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland. England History. 17th century.

Oliver Cromwell. Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland.

Oliver Cromwell. The Protector.

Oliver Cromwell (born 1599 in Huntingdon, died on September 3, 1658 in Westminster) was Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland during the brief Republican period of British history. In the history of the British Isles Cromwell is a controversial figure. Some historians rate him as a Kingslayer and dictator, while he applies by others as freedom hero.

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Sir William Gascoigne, Chief Justice of the Kings Bench.

Sir William Gascoigne. England 15th century fashion. Medieval clothing Gothic costumes

Sir William Gascoigne. K. Chief Justice of the Kings Bench 1413.

Sir William Gascoigne (c. 1350 – 1419), Knight, Chief Justice of the Kings Bench in 1413.

Reign of King Henry IV.

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Merchant of walnuts in 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Costumes of Paris. Merchant walnuts costume. 18th century fashion.

Merchant of walnuts in 1774.

Merchant of walnuts in 1774. Costumes of Paris.

Marchande de cerneaux 1774. Costumes de Paris.

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Bushman paintings from South Africa

San Bushman paintings. South Africa. Schooma, Xalanga, Ettrik, Kala

Fig. 1. Schooma, Xalanga. Fig. 2. Ettrik, Kala. Fig. 3. Jochemspruit, Barkly East. Fig.4. Minard, Xalanga. Fig. 5. Jochemspruit, Barkly East.
Fig. 6. Flooikraal. Fig. 7. Schooma, Xalanga. Fig. 8. Dorishmore, Kala.

Bushman paintings from South Africa

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