Bosnian traditional costumes. The peoples of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy. Published by Johann Nepomuk Vernay, Austria, 1896.
Fiancée de Bernes. According to an illustration by Paul Gavarni. From the book: Costumes historiques pour travestissements par Paul Gavarni (Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier 1804-1866) Associated to: The Switzerland national costumes of… Read More
Traditional clothing from Brittany. French national dresses in 1850.
A woman with a veil and headscarf wearing a precious cloth cord embroidery on the arm, to a light tunic abaya.
A Bedouin girl in a shirt-like garment, called “mig wal”. Next to her is an Egyptian Fruit Vendor. She wears a cape or cloak, jilbab, Jilaabah called. Her head is covered by a veil, the niqab.
Tambourine player in the jilbab. Veiled water wearer in a chador. Servant with a turban, tarboosh, vests, harem pants belted with a wide cloth that Sal Sapik, (SAL û Sapik “pants and shirt”).
A young Bedouin with Kufiyya, Jilbab and jacket. Nubian slave girl wearing a caftan over a light of woolen dress. Egyptian woman in street clothing.
A Dancing Girl. Almeh, courtesans or female entertainers in Arab Egypt. Arab dance costume, Ghawazi in 1850.
Traditional Egyptian costume. Nubian dress from 1850.
Men from Hejaz (Saudi Arabia) in traditional Arabian dress.