Chinese monks costumes. Bonzes chinois, 1834. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.
China Jesuit missionary costume, 1843. Jésuite missionnaire à la Chine. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world. Associated with: The Rise… Read More
South African medicine man costume. From the book: Living Races of Mankind. A popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts, and ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout… Read More
Apache medicine shirts. First Nations ceremonial clothing. Annual Ethnology Report of the US Government. Printed New York: c.1897. Read more: History of the Indian Tribes of North America Zuñi Fetiches,… Read More
Apache Ghost dance. Ceremonial head gear. Annual Ethnology Report of the US Government. Lithographed by Sackett & Wilhelms. Printed in New York: c.1897. Read more: History of the Indian Tribes… Read More
Russians in Siberia. Ethnic groups in 18th century. A Tunguzian taking a Solemn Oath. Russians Travelling with Dog Sleads in Siberia. Mongolian Lady and Priest. Burattians Hunting. From the book: ‘Navigantium atque Itinerantium… Read More
Persian priest or mullah in 1840.
Persian dervish. Iran sufi costume in 1840. Derviche persan. The term dervish designates especially in European languages a Sufi, a member of a Muslim ascetic religious congregation (tariqa), which is… Read More
Back Figure of a Female Shaman, or Sorceress of Krasnajarsk. Front of the costume Une Shamane, ou Devineresse de Krasnajarsk, par derrière. THE Shamans are distinguished by a singular dress,… Read More
A Tungusian, Evenk Shaman in the Vicinity of the Argun. Back of the shaman costume Un Devin Toungouse, auprès de l’Argoun. THE Evenks (Formerly Tungusian) are pagans of the sect of the Shamans.… Read More