Algeria Maidservant slave in Algiers.

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Maidservant slave in Algiers. Esclave servante à Alger.

Algeria. Maidservant slave in Algiers. Historical clothing.

Source: Mœurs, usages et costumes de tous les peuples du monde, d’après des documents and authentiques et les voyages des plus récents; Publié par Auguste Wahlen. Chevalier de Plusieurs Orders. Europe. Bruxelles, a la Librairie Historique-Artistique, Rue de Schaerbeek, 12. 1844.


  1. The dark continent. Africa, the landscape and the people 1931.
  2. Algeria Maidservant slave in Algiers.
  3. Berber from Algeria, North Africa. Moorish nomads.
  4. Historical costumes from Africa, America and Oceania.
  5. Costumes of all countries by Alexandre Lacauchie 1850s.
  6. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.
  7. The costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire 18th century.
  8. Africa, the landscape and the people 1931.
  9. Suisse costumes nationaux
  10. Traditional French national costumes.
  11. Tyrolean national costumes 1835.
  12. Souvenir de L’Exposition Universelle de Vienne.
  13. Costumes of Japan and Java.
  14. The Peninsula war. Character, Costume in Portugal and Spain.
  15. Our islands and their people. Hawaii, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Cuba.
  16. Traditional Dutch national costumes.
  17. The Switzerland national costumes of 17th ‚18th, 19th century originals.
  18. Folk dresses from Norway, Dutch, Germany and Hungaria.
  19. Mexico by Carl Nebel 1836.
  20. Typical pictures of Indian Natives.
  21. The People of India
  22. Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups.
  23. History of the Indian Tribes of North America
  24. Chinese sceneries in 19th century. by Thomas Allom.
  25. Provincial Russia. Costume and Culture.
  26. Costume of the Russian empire by Edward Harding.
  27. Serbian national costumes by Vladimir Kirin.
  28. Historical European costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  29. The Highlanders of Scotland, 1870.
  30. Costumes and scenery of Afghanistan.
  31. Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups.
  32. Traditional folk costumes of Italy and France in 1821.
  33. The Serbs in the Adriatic. Their types and costumes 1870-1878.
Note:  Tunisian arabs at a café of Tunis in 1910.

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