Whonghee. Female slave attendants. Burma.

Whonghee. Myanmar historic clothing. Burma traditional costume. Female slave attendants.

A Whonghee or First Minister’s wife in her Hackery with female slave attendants.

A Whonghee

A Whonghee or First Minister’s wife in her Hackery with female slave attendants.

Source: Journal of a Residence in the Burmhan Empire, and more particularly at the Court of Amarapoorah. By Hiram Cox. London 1821.

Related:




Archer of the flying dragons with cross-bow.
Ancient Chinese military. Archer of the flying dragons with cross-bow. So wrote the old poet, Dr... Read more
1843 • 19th Century • Asia • China • Military
Chinese Military Costume
Annamite Viceroy at Hanoi, Vietnam 1895.
Annamite Viceroy at Hanoi, Vietnam 1895. Attelage Annamite. French Colonial History. Autor: Du ... Read more
1895 • 19th Century • Asia • Traditional • Vietnam
Boulanger
Traditional Kamtschatka Holiday Dress
Traditional Kamtschatka Holiday Dress. Une Kamchadale en Habit de Fête. THE Kamtchadale seldom... Read more
1803 • 19th Century • Asia • Kamtschatka • Russia • Traditional
Edward Harding • Russian national costumes • Traditional Kamtschatka dress
India Hindu soldier costume 19th century.
India Hindu soldier costume 19th century. Soldat Hindou. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wa... Read more
19th Century • Asia • India • Military
Auguste Wahlen • India military uniforms
The Mellon Seller. Indian Character.
The Mellon Seller This picture represents a woman of the Kulmbi caste, who is not by any means to... Read more
19th Century • Asia • India • Traditional
Traditional India costumes
Ruins about the Taj Mahal, Agra.
Ruins about the Taj Mahal, Agra. The former extent and splendor of the city of Agra may be tr... Read more
1850 • 19th Century • Asia • India
Architecture • Colonialism
Japanese soldier with sword, bow and arrows.
Japanese soldier with sword, bow and arrows. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, ... Read more
19th Century • Asia • Japan • Military
Auguste Wahlen • Japan Military • Traditional Japanese costume
Russia Siberia Chukchi family in 19th century.
Russia Siberia Chukchi family in 19th century. Famille Tschiuktsches. Gallery: Asian costumes by... Read more
19th Century • Asia • Russia • Siberian
Auguste Wahlen • Traditional Russia clothing • Traditional Siberian dress

  1. Traditional Parsis in India.
  2. Chinese sceneries in 19th century.
  3. Typical pictures of Indian Natives.
  4. Costumes of Japan and Indonesia by Emile Gallois.
  5. The Indian Mughal Empire.
  6. The Persians in India.
  7. Plant drawings from an Indian Cotton Printer`s Pattern Book, 1910.
  8. Historical Asia costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  9. Costumes of all countries by Alexandre Lacauchie 1850s.
  10. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.
  11. The costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire 18th century.
  12. Costumes and scenery of Afghanistan.
  13. Provincial Russia. Russian Costume and Culture.
  14. Tyrolean national costumes 1835.
  15. Souvenir de L’Exposition Universelle de Vienne.
  16. Traditional Dutch national costumes.
  17. Traditional French national costumes.
  18. The Switzerland national costumes of 17th – 19th century originals.
  19. Folk dresses from Norway, Dutch, Germany and Hungaria.
  20. Mexico by Carl Nebel 1836.
  21. Costume of the Russian empire by Edward Harding.
  22. Serbian national costumes by Vladimir Kirin.
  23. Historical European costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  24. The Highlanders of Scotland, 1870.
  25. Africa, the landscape and the people 1931.
  26. Historical costumes from Africa, America and Oceania.
  27. Traditional folk costumes of Italy and France in 1821.
  28. The Serbs in the Adriatic. Their types and costumes 1870-1878.