Category Archives: 19th Century

United States Army and Navy uniforms in 1889.

United States Army. Navy uniforms. U.S. military coctumes.

United States Army and Navy uniforms in 1889.

United States Army and Navy uniforms in 1889.

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Woman costume from Marino, region Lazio, Italy.

Italy folk dress. Marino, region Lazio. Italia national costume.

Woman costume from Marino, region Lazio, Italy in 1840.

Woman costume from Marino, region Lazio, Italy in 1840.

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French military hairstyles and helmets.

French military hairstyles and helmets. 18th century uniform.

French military hairstyles and helmets.

Glance at the French military hairstyles and helmets.

Coup d’oeil sur les coiffures militaires Françaises 1780-1894
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The sacred temple of the Kaaba of Mekka.

Kaaba, الكعبة. Mekka. Islam. Holy Mosque. The great pilgrimage.

Praying round the sacred temple of the Kaaba of Mekka.

Praying round the sacred temple of the Kaaba of Mekka.

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Jewish graves at Bab el Oued, Algier. Algeria 19th century.

Jewish graves. Cemetery Algier, Algeria 19th century.

Jewish graves at Bab el Oued, Algier. Algeria 19th century

Jewish graves at Bab el Oued, Algier. Algeria 19th century.

Tombeaux juifs.

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Brittany traditional embroidery patterns.

Brittany traditional, embroidery pattern, Breton, folk dress

Traditional embroidery pattern of Brittany 19th century

Brittany traditional embroidery patterns.

Traditional embroidery patterns and common accessories of the Breton inhabitants of Brittany, France, throughout the 19th century. Continue reading

Caravan in an indoor street of Algier, Algeria.

Caravan. Algeria. Algier. Arab costumes.

Caravan in an indoor street of Algier, Algeria.

Caravan in an indoor street of Algier, Algeria.

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Light infantry uniform, Drum Major. France 1850

Light infantry uniform. Drum Major. French military costumes.

Light infantry. Drum Major. 1850

Light infantry uniform, Drum Major. France 1850

Illustrated by M. Philippoteaux

Infanterie légère. Tambour Major. 1850. Continue reading

Alethe, Priestess of Isis. The Epicurean, by Thomas Moore.

Alethe. Priestess of Isis. Ancient egypt priestess costume. The Epicurean. Thomas Moore.

Alethe, Priestess of Isis.

Alethe, Priestess of Isis.

The Epicurean, a Tale by Thomas Moore.

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Sinhalese women picking coffee.

Sinhalese women. Sri Lanka traditional costumes. Femmes cingalaises

Sinhalese women picking coffee. Femmes cingalaises occupées à éplucher du café.

Sinhalese women picking coffee. Sri Lanka 18th c.

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Sinhalese coolies from Matura, Sri Lanka.

Sinhalese coolies. Sri Lanka traditional costumes. Coulis Cingalais.

Sinhalese coolies from Matura of Laymastotte, Sri Lanka.

Sinhalese coolies from Matura of Laymastotte, Sri Lanka.

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