Woman from Aargau, Argovienne Switzerland.

Traditional Switzerland national costume. Aargau, Argovienne Swiss folk costume.
Woman from Aargau 1840

Woman from Aargau, Argovienne Switzerland. 1840.

Source: Costumes historiques pour travestissements par Paul Gavarni (Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier 1804-1866)

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