Tag Archives: Races of the World

Costumes of Georgian, Circassian and Armenian Races.

Costumes of Georgian, Circassian and Armenian Races. Armenian National costumes. Georgian dress, Traditional Circassian clothing

Georgian, Circassian and Armenian Races

Costumes of Georgian, Circassian and Armenian Races.

Georgians: 1. Prince in war dress. 2. Georgian lady with indoor dress. 3. Georgian Man of Kahatia.
Circassians: 1. Militiaman of Anapa. 5.6. Circassian women of Ghelendjik
Armenians: 7.8. Armenian pilgrims to the Holy Land.

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

American Natives of North America.

American natives clothing. Iriquois. Assineboin. Pawnee. Dakotah, Sioux warrior costume.

American natives

American Natives of North America.

1. Iriquois. 2. Assineboin. 3. Crow. 4. Pawnee Woman. 5. Assineboin in gala dress. 6. Dakotah or Sioux warrior. 7. Dakotah or Sioux woman. Continue reading

Ethiopia Senegambia. Zulu, Peul.

Ethiopia Senegambia. Traditional  Zulu. South Africa. national costumes. Peul war costume. African tribes

Ethiopia Senegambia. Zulu, Peul.

Ethiopia Senegambia. Zulu,  Peul.

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Traditional Japan national costumes.

Japanese Soldier Samurai clothing. Traditional Japan national costumes

Japanese

Mongol Race. Traditional Japan national costumes.

1. Officer of the Taikoon, in Civil Costume. 2. Mendicant Bonze. 3. Bonze of a Superior Order. 4. Military Dress from Original in Kensington Museum. 5.6. Japanese Women. 7. Japanese Soldier. 8. Man of the Lower Classes. 9. Coolie of the Fish Market. 10. Pilgrim.

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

Traditional Borneo, Java, Malaysian costumes

Malayan national costumes. Borneo natives clothing. East Asian Tribals. Javanese priest. Buddhist dress

Malayan Race

Traditional Borneo, Java, Malaysian costumes

Natives of Borneo: 1. Saghai Dyak N.E. Coast. 2. Loondoo Dyak S.W. Coast.
Natives of Java: 3. Priest. 4. Lady. 5. Gentleman.

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.

Hellenes, Pelasgian costumes, 19th century.

Fustanella, Pelasgian, Hellenes, Greek, Greece, Crete, Arcadia, Shepherd, female, peasant, costume, fashion, history, historical, dress, costumes,

Hellenes, Pelasgian.

Hellenes, Pelasgian costumes, 19th century. Grecian Race.

1. Shepherd of Arcadia in holiday dress. 2. Peasant – Environs of Athens in holiday dress. 3. Woman of Trikeri in Thessaly. 4. Woman and Child from the Island of Hydra. 5.6. Man and Woman from the Island of Crete.

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Source: 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.

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




Kurds and Persians costumes.

Kurds and Persians costumes. Kurd Priest clothing. Persian Lady and Girl of Teheran. Plain of Ararat

Kurds, Persians.

Kurds and Persians costumes. Caucasian Race.

1. Kurd Girl. 2. Kurd from the Plain of Ararat. 3. Kurd Priest. 4. Persian Gentleman. 5. 6. Persian Lady and Girl of Teheran.

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

Aborigines clothing of South America.

Aborigines clothing of South America. Brazil national costumes. Natives of Patagonia traditional dresses.Terra del Fuego. Botocudos of Brazil.

Aborigines of South America.

Aborigines clothing of South America.

1.2.3. Botocudos of Brazil. 4.5.6. Natives of Patagonia. 7.8. Natives of Terra del Fuego.

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

Indian Hindu in their typical costumes. Caucasian Race.

Indian hindu costumes. Coolie clothing. Brahmin costume. Kamathi dress. Baishnoo of Allahabad

Hindus

Indian Hindu in their typical costumes.

Caucasian Race: Hindus.

1. Brahmin, Konkanastha Caste (Deccan & Konkan). 2. Young Lady, Deshashta Caste (Deccan). 3. Rajpoot or Rajput (Inhabitant of northern and central India. Hindu military caste.). 4. Coolie of Western India. 5. Pasce, Low Caste Hindu (Oude). 6. Brahmin Pundit, a Baishnoo of Allahabad. 7. Kamathi Woman. A Soodra of Tailanga (A member of the lowest of the four major castes of traditional Indian society, comprising artisans, laborers, and menials. Relating to the caste of Sudras.).

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.

Chinese and Cochin Chinese in their typical costumes

Mongol Race. Chinese and Cochin Chinese. Ancient Chinese Clothing and Costumes. Mandarin dress

Chinese and Cochin Chinese

Chinese and Cochin Chinese in their typical costumes.

Mongol Race – Chinese and Cochin Chinese

Chinese: 1. Seller of Birds Nests. 2. Mandarin in dress of ceremony. 3.4. Lady and Attendant. 5. Boy. 6. Soldier.
Cochin Chinese: Mandarin and Attendant. 9. Soldier.

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

Teutons, North Germans clothing

Costumes Teutons. North german clothing. Deutsche Trachten. German traditional clothing.

Teutons, North Germans.

Teutons, North Germans clothing.

Caucasian Race 

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