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Armenian bishop, Etchmiadzin Cathedral

Armenian bishop, Djulfa, costume, Azerbaidjan

The Armenian bishop of Djulfa, Azerbaidjan.

The Armenian bishop of Djulfa, Azerbaidjan. c. 1886

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Wakf property of Daniel. Visit to Sheikh Thae.

Iran, Khuzestan,cheikh, wakf, vakf,, Islamic law

Visit to Sheikh Thaer, administrator of the vakfs property of Daniel.

Wakf property of Daniel. Sheikh Thae.

Visit to Sheikh Thaer, administrator of the Wakf property of Daniel, 1848.

Iran. Khuzestan. Ab-Dizfoul and the secretaries of Sheikh Thaer. Drawing of Tofani, from a photograph.

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Radack Islands. Inside of a house.

Radack Islands. Marshall Islands. Polynesia. Costumes. Architecture. Tattoo

Inside of a house in the Radack Islands.

Inside of a house in the Radack Islands.

Polynesia. Island nation of the Marshall Islands.

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St Michael’s Mount. Cornwall England

St Michael's Mount. Cornwall. Medieval. England Castle

St Michael’s Mount

St Michael’s Mount

St. Michael’s Mount (Cornish: An Garrel Los y ‘Cos) is a tidal island on the southwestern tip of England, which is 366 m before the village Marazion in Cornwall and has an area of 0.23 km².

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Henri de Lorraine, duc de Guise.

Henri de Lorraine, Duc de Guise, dit le Balafré. Histoire de la mode renaissance. 16ème siècle costume.

Henri de Lorraine, Duc de Guise, dit le Balafré. Assassiné le 23 décembre 1588.

Henri de Lorraine, duc de Guise.

France 16th century. Reign of Henri II. Renaissance fashion history.

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Entrance to the Tower of the Winds at Athens.

Tower of Winds. ancient Greece architecture. Sufi. Whirling dervishes. Ottoaman empire.

Entrance to the Tower of Winds

Entrance to the Tower of the Winds at Athens.

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Jewish graves at Bab el Oued, Algier. Algeria 19th century.

Jewish graves. Cemetery Algier, Algeria 19th century.

Jewish graves at Bab el Oued, Algier. Algeria 19th century

Jewish graves at Bab el Oued, Algier. Algeria 19th century.

Tombeaux juifs.

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Caravan in an indoor street of Algier, Algeria.

Caravan. Algeria. Algier. Arab costumes.

Caravan in an indoor street of Algier, Algeria.

Caravan in an indoor street of Algier, Algeria.

Algérie – Caravane dans une Rue Couverte, Algier. Continue reading

The Temple of Muses. Regency era bookstore.

The Temple of Muses, Finsbury Square London. Regency era architecture

The Temple of Muses, Finsbury Square London.

The Temple of Muses, Finsbury Square London. Regency era bookstore in 1809. Continue reading

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki. Journeys to Japan 1856.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan. Traditional Japan costumes. Buddhist monk dress.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading