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Sweden costumes

Dalarna costumes, Sweden 1809.

Peasant Dalarna, Sweden. Traditional national costume. Scandinavian folk dress. Dalecarlia.

Peasant from Dalarna, Sweden 1809.

Dalarna costumes, Sweden.

Dalarna is a historical province (landskap Swedish) in the heart of Sweden.

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Sweden Leksand. Traditional farmers national costumes.

Sweden Leksand. Traditional farmers national costumes. Folk drersses.

Farmers from Leksand, Sweden.

Sweden Leksand. Traditional farmers national costumes early 19th century.

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Colourful Scandinavian folk costumes from Sweden.

Traditional swedish national costumes. Scandinavian Folk costume.

Folk costume from Sweden

Folk costume from Sweden. Traditional swedish national costumes.

Folk costume from Sweden

Colourful Scandinavian folk costumes from Sweden.

Girl in traditional folk dress from Blekinge, Sweden 1860.

Traditional Sweden national costume. Scandinavian folk dress

Girl from Blekinge, Sweden 1860

Girl from Blekinge, Sweden 1860.

Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.

Girl from Leksand in Dalarna, Sweden 1880

Leksand Sweden. Traditional national costume. Scandinavia. Dalarna folk costume.

Girl from Leksand in Dalarna, Sweden 1880

Girl from Leksand in Dalecarlia, Dalarna, Sweden 1880.

Read more: Travelling sketches in Russia and Sweden during the years 1805, 1806, 1807, 1808. By Robert Ker Porter.
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Traditional Sweden national costumes 1843

Sweden Folk Dress. Traditional Sweden national costumes. Scandinavian ethnic costumes

Man from Harntad Sweden. Woman from Wemmentrogs Sweden.

Traditional Sweden national costumes 1843

Man from Harntad Sweden. Woman from Wemmentrogs Sweden. Homme de Harntad-Harad. Femme de Wemmentrogs-Harndad. Scanie.
Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel  by Auguste Wahlen.

Traditional Sweden Finland costumes 1843.

Traditional Sweden Woman Dress. Traditional Finland national costume. Scandinavian ethnic costumes

Woman from Torna Hällestad, Sweden. Man from Helsinki, Finland.

Traditional Sweden Finland costumes 1843.

Woman from Torna Hällestad, Sweden. Man from Helsinki, Finland. Femme de Torna-Harad Scanie. Paysan de Jerfso Helsingie.

Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel  by Auguste Wahlen.

Fashion end of the 17th and early 18th Century.

Baroque Fashion 17th, 18th Century. Hedwig Sophie, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Holstein. Françoise Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Orleans. Palace Guard. Louis XV. Maria Anna of Bavaria. Elisabeth of Brunswick. Duchess of Portsmouth.

Fashion end of the 17th and early 18th Century.

Fashion end of the 17th and early 18th Century.

Top row left: court dress of Françoise Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Orleans, 1702. Palace Guard, called la manche, under Louis XV. of France, 1724. Right: Marie Anna of Bavaria as Crown Princess of France. Court costume 1679. Young elegant man in 1670.
Bottom row left: Hedwig Sophie, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Holstein in 1700. Elisabeth of Brunswick 1707. Right: Duchess of Portsmouth 1694. (Miss of Keroul). Maria Anna of Bavaria 1694. French palace guard in 1670.

On the history of costumes. Münchener Bilderbogen. Edited by Braun and Schneider 1860.

Traditional Lapps and Eskimo dresses.

Traditional Sami clothing. Lapland Folk Costumes. Traditional Eskimo dress

Lapps and Esquimaux

Mongol Race – Lapps and Esquimaux clothing.

From left: 1.2. Swedish Lapps. 3.4. Norwegian Lapps. 5.6. Esquimaux from Victoria Land. 7. Esquimaux from Cape Barrow.

The Comprehensive Atlas and Geography of the World. “Races of the World”. Drawn by J. L. Williams. Engraved by A. Portier. Printed by Blackie & Son London, Glasgow & Edinburgh 1886