Peasant from Upper Austria 17th century.

Late Middle ages costume. Baroque period clothing from Austria. Traditional dress

Farmer from Upper Austria

Peasant from Upper Austria 17th century.

Upper Austrian farmer from the time of the Austrian Peasant War in 1626. He is armed with a sort of a mace and pistol. The revolt was directed against the Counter-Reformation and the termination of the Bavarian occupation. Early Baroque period costume.

Sheets for costume. Historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, Berlin 1876. (Blätter für Kostümkunde. Historische und Volkstrachten)