Category Archives: Ancient

Albanian folk characters in the 18th century.

Souliote woman costume. Traditional Albania costumes. Femme Souliote.

Souliote Woman

Albanian folk characters in the 18th century.

  • Souliote Woman
  • Albanian Prémiti or Toxide.
  • Albanian woman from Sikyon. Sikyon was an ancient city-state on the northern Peloponnese between Corinth and Achaia (Pellene).
  • Reis Efendi Barbaresque.
  • Albanian soldier.

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The Dance of the Dervishes in the Tower of the Winds.

Dervishes. Dance. Semà. Kaaba. Muhammad. Tower of the Winds. Ottoman Empire.

The Dance of the Dervishes.

The Dance of the Dervishes.

In the Tower of the Winds.
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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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British priestesses. Roman era 3rd century.

British priestesses costumes. Roman empire 3rd century. Celtic England era.

Roman British priestesses costumes. 3rd century.

British priestesses. Roman era 3rd century.

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Embroidery from the Caucasus, Greece, Indian Melicete tribe. 19th century.

Embroidery, Caucasus, Greece, American Natives. Indian Melicete tribe

Embroidery from the Caucasus, Greece, American Natives.

Embroidery from the Caucasus, Greece.

  1. Circassian embroidered Saddle-Cloth. 2. Embroidered dress, Greece. Hand-work of the North-American Indian Melicete tribe. Continue reading

Electra waits for the return of Orestes.

Electra and Orestes. Greek Mythology. Greek ancient costume.

Electra waits for the return of Orestes.

Electra waits for the return of Orestes.

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Boudicca queen of the British Iceni tribe.

Boudicca, Boadicea, Baudicea, Bodvica, Bonduca, British queen

Boudicca queen of the British Iceni tribe.

Boudicca queen of the British Iceni tribe.

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French family laborers – Noble family 5th century.

Noble family, laborers, 5th century, clothing. Celtic, Gaul, Merovingian

Merovingian family laborers – Noble family 5th century.

French family laborers – Noble family 5th century.

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Merovingian Warrior, Bishop, King, Queen.

Merovingian Warrior, Bishop, King and Queen. 6th century clothing.

Merovingian Warrior, Bishop, King and Queen. 6th century.

Merovingian Warrior, Bishop, King and Queen. 6th century.

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Merovingian King in char. 6th century.

Merovingian, King, Queen, 6th century clothing

Merovingian King in char with guardians.

Merovingian King in char with guardians. 6th century

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Automedon charioteer of Achilles. Homer’s Iliad.

The Iliad of Homer. Automedon, charioteer, Achilles

Automedon charioteer of Achilles.

Automedon charioteer of Achilles.

AUTOMEDON was the son of Diorus, and the charioteer of Achilles. Continue reading