Greek Priest in Eastern Orthodox Vestment, 1900.

Traditional Eastern Orthodox Vestment. Greek Monk cloth, Priest costume. Beard fashion.

Orthodox Greek Priest 1900

Greek Priest in Eastern Orthodox Vestment, 1900.

Greek monk or priest with prayer book and rosary. The shape of the hat is derived from the Byzantine imperial crown. He wears an unusual beard.

Read more: The Ancient Greek Costume by THOMAS HOPE.

Gallery: “On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.