Category Archives: Accessoires

Accessoires of the 15th century

Accessoires, 15th century, middle ages, renaissance, fashion, history

Head-dress, Clasp for a Cloak, Rosary and Alms-box.

Accessoires of the 15th century

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Fan design 18th century. Watteau style.

Fan design, rococo. 18th century, Watteau, Ivory, Antique

Abanico de marfil en forma de baraja.

Fan design 18th century. Watteau style.

Subject Watteau style: a party in a palace, where they dance Pierrot and Colombine.

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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

Embroidered Fan. Designed by Lilian Archer 1914.

Art Deco design. Embroidered Fan. Lilian Archer

Embroidered Fan. Designed by Lilian Archer 1914.

Embroidered Fan. Designed by Lilian Archer 1914.

Executed by Alice Archer. Owned by Mrs. Drinkwater. Art deco, Art Nouveau era.

Zuñi Prey god fetiches. The drying of he world.

Native Americans and First Nations ceremonial Zuñi Prey god fetiches

Zuñi Prey god fetiches. The drying of he world.

Zuñi Prey god fetiches. The drying of he world.

Second Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1880-1881,

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Apache Ghost dance. Ceremonial head gear.

Apache Ghost dance. Native Americans and First Nations Ceremonial head gear.

Apache Ghost dance. First Nations ceremonial head gear.

Apache Ghost dance. Ceremonial head gear.

Annual Ethnology Report of the US Government. Lithographed by Sackett & Wilhelms. Printed in New York: c.1897.

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Cheyenne Medicine Man. Necklace of Human Fingers.

Cheyenne Medicine Man. Necklace of Human Fingers. Native Americans and First Nations ceremonial

Necklace of Human Fingers.

Cheyenne Medicine Man. Necklace of Human Fingers. Chippewa Montana and Wyoming c. 1876.

The Pittsburgh Press – 14. Apr. 1902: During General Crook`s campaign agains the Sioux and Cheyennes, in 1876, the Fourth Cavalry and a detachment of Indian scouts, under Colonel R.C. Mackenzie, surprised and stormed the chief town and principal stronghold of the Cheyennes. During, or rather after, this engagement one of he Indian Scouts, Baptiste Pouvier, better known as Big Bat, entered the lodge of the chief medicine man of the desired village, and, among other things that the medicine man had overlooked in his hurried flight from he town, the scout found this curious necklace. Big Bat gave it to Colonel Burke, whom he knew as a student of Indian religions and superstitions, and he in turn, prisoned it to the National Museum. The necklace is very old, and was looked upon by the Cheyennes as a hinge endowed with miraculous powers. The Cheyennes tried hard to ge it back, offering a large sum of money and a grew many horses for its return, but this was refused. The fingers were those of famous enemies, noted for heir superior courage and bravery, whom the Cheyennes had killed in battle during their various wars, while the human skin of which the medicine bags were made, was also taken from the bodies of enemies slain in battle.

Annual Ethnology Report of the US Government. Lithographed by Sackett & Wilhelms. Printed in New York: c.1897.

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Arabian woman. Traditional clothing and jewelry.

Arabian woman. Traditional Arabian costume. Arab woman clothing and jewelry.

Arab woman

An Arabian woman in traditional clothing and jewelry.

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Gauntlets and gloves. Tudor 16th century.

Gauntlets, gloves. Renaissance clothing. Tudor fashion. Embroidery 16th century.

England 16th century white satin gauntlets, gloves.

Gauntlets and gloves. England 16th century.

Tudor fashion era.

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Galons embroidered with jet and tassels.

Galons, jet and tassels. Le style parisien. Art deco fashion magazine. French parisiennes collection haute couture.

Galons embroidered with jet and tassels.

Galons embroidered with jet and tassela. Le style parisien 1915. Plate XXVI.

By René Schiller et Cie.

Gallery: Le style parisien. Planche XXVI. Supplément du ” Style Parisian ” No 3. Le Directeur – Gérant: Lucien Vogel.

Parures. Les modes sous Louis XVI. La mode du rococo.

Parures. La mode Louis XVI. Costumes de rococo. 18 vêtements de siècle.

Parures. Louis XVI.

Adornments. Fashion under Louis XVI., 1774 to 1789

(Late baroque, rococo fashion era)
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