Nothing can be more charming than a morning walk in the immediate neighborhood of Galle. Sketches of Ceylon.
View taken from today Gongala Mountain range near Gin Ganga river. Sri Lanka near Galle.
Eusebio Zuloaga, gunmaker to the Spanish monarchs, keeper of the Royal Armory in Madrid, and the most famous Spanish metalworker of the mid-nineteenth century.
Indian arts and crafts. Mughal Empire. Elephant Ankus. Indian dagger called Khuttar. Mongolian helmet from the 16th century.
Italy. Roman folk costumes from 19th century. Costumes of the inhabitants of Trastevere. The folk hero Meo Patacca.
Khoisan Peoples of South Africa. African scenery and animals by Samuel Daniell, William Daniell, Thoma Dowdeswell. London 1804.
Religious Orders. French Carmelite. The Hospital Sisters. Nun of the Order of Magdalene. The Premonstratensians. St. Catherine’s Hospitaller.
THE village that appears in this view is at the Orange River, and inhabited a tribe denominated Khoisan, settled on the south bank of that river.
The Koranna (also Kora, Korana) were a population group in today’s South Africa until the 19th century.
Illustrations of Maltese and Spanish lace. Flounce of embroidered lace. Example of silk and gold thread embroidery on black lace.