Category Archives: Siberian

Yakutia Russia woman costume in 19th century.

Traditional Yakutia Russia costume. Republic of Sakha clothing.

Yakut woman.

Yakutia Russia woman costume in 19th century.

Femme Yakoute.

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Tatar woman from Tomsk Siberia.

Tatar woman costume. Traditional Tomsk Siberia clothing.

Tatar woman from Tomsk. Asia.

Tatar woman from Tomsk Siberia in 19th century.

Femme Tartare de Tomsk. Asie.

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Russian Yakut, inhabit of the Sakha Republic in 19th century.

Russian Yakut costume. Traditional Yakutia clothing. Tribal dress

Yakut.

Russian Yakut, inhabit of the Sakha Republic in 19th century.

Yakoute.

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Russia Siberia Chukchi family in 19th century.

Traditional Russia costume. Siberia Chukchi family clothing. Tribal Tattoo.

Russia Siberia Chukchi family.

Russia Siberia Chukchi family in 19th century.

Famille Tschiuktsches.

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Russian Unangan soldier. Aleutian Islands costume.

Russian Unangan soldier. Aleutian Islands costume. Ancient Asian clothing

Russia Unangan soldier.

Russian Unangan soldier. Aleutian Islands tribe clothing in 19th century.

Eleuthe. Asie.

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Russians in Siberia. Ethnic groups in 18th century

Solemn Oath. Traditional Russia costumes. Siberia Ethnik dresses

A Tunguzian taking a Solemn Oath

Russians in Siberia. Ethnic groups in 18th century.

A Tunguzian taking a Solemn Oath. Russians Travelling with Dog Sleads in Siberia. Mongolian Lady and Priest. Burattians Hunting.

From the book: ‘Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca’, or ‘A Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels’ by John Harris’s. Commissioned under King George II of England, published in London, 1745.

Russia Samoyeds, Nenets costume in 19th century.

Russia, Siberia Samoyeds, Traditional Nenets costume, Nomadic clothing

Russia Samoyeds.

Russia Samoyeds, Nenets costume in 19th century.

Samoyèdes.

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Russia Kureck woman in 19th century.

Kureck Sakian Kurgans. Kazakhstan costume. Traditional Russia clothing. Ancient Asia dress

Russia Kureck woman.

 Russia Kureck woman in 19th century.

Sakian kurgans in Kazakhstan. Steppe nomads (Scythians, Sakas). The Sakas were an Iranian-speaking nomads in Central Asia.

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Back Figure of a Yakutan Girl, Sakha traditional folk dress.

Sakha traditional folk dress. Traditional Russian national costume

Back Figure of a Yakutan Girl.

Back Figure of a Yakutan Girl, Sakha traditional folk dress 1803.

Front Figure of a Yakutan Girl

Une Fille Yakoute, par derrière.

THE most learned and revered of the Yakutan Aiouns, or priests, are those who can remember the names of the greatest number of divinities; but they are more indebted for the consideration they enjoy to their powers of magic, their tambour, and the oddity of their dress, than to their sacerdotal functions. Continue reading

Back Figure of a Yakut, Sakha in his Hunting Dress.

Yakut in his Hunting Dress. Sakha traditional folk dress. Traditional Russian national costume

Back Figure of a Yakut in his Hunting Dress.

Back Figure of a Yakut, Sakha in his Hunting Dress 1803.

Front of of a Yakut, Sakha in his Hunting Dress.

Un Yakout en Habit de Chasse, par derriére.

ALTHOUGH the Yakuti are condemned to a wandering state of existence, they rarely change their winter habitations: in autumn they return to the same huts which they occupied during the preceding winter. Continue reading

A Yakutan Girl, Sakha in traditional folk dress 1803.

A Female Yakut garb. Sakha traditional folk dress. Traditional Russian national costume

A Yakutan Girl.

A Yakutan Girl, Sakha in traditional folk dress 1803.

Back figure of a Yakutan Girl.

Une Fille Yakoute.

SHAMANISM is the only religion known to the Yakuti. They acknowledge two superior beings; both of them nearly equal in power, the one good, and the other bad. Inferior deities, emanating from their substance, participate also of their qualities. They marry, and have children of both sexes; who, in their turn, produce other divinities, inhabiting the air, the earth, and the waters. Continue reading