The ʻahuʻula is a feather coat reserved for the elite of the Hawaiian archipelago. It was traditionally worn with the mahiole, a feathered cap.
Amoy Women. The Small Foot of a Chinese Lady. Bound and unbound feet of two Amoy women. Male and Female Costume, Amoy.
When Mme. Sarah Bernhardt first came to America, all her scenic costumes were designed by Maison de couture Félix.
Residents of the village Gutach in the Black Forest, Wolfach office around 1900.
Marquis Dufferin Ava with Armenian refugees at the hospital at Varna, Bulgaria 1896.
Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923) Sarah Bernhardt (actually Marie Henriette Rosine Bernardt) was a French actress. She is considered the most famous actress of her time and was one of the first… Read More
A Mountaineer. Traditional Norway costume in 1896.
A Lapp boy. Norway 1896.
Hardanger costume. Norway 1896.
A Mower maid from Norway 1896. Norwegian “Maud Müller”.