Men from Greece in Fustanella.
Katharina Botzaris Portrait by Joseph Stieler.
Greek monk or priest with prayer book and rosary. The shape of the hat is derived from the Byzantine imperial crown.
Hellenes, Pelasgian costumes, 19th century. Grecian Race. 1. Shepherd of Arcadia in holiday dress. 2. Peasant – Environs of Athens in holiday dress. 3. Woman of Trikeri in Thessaly. 4. Woman… Read More
Greek woman costume beginning of the 19th Century.
Santorini is the name of an archipelago in the south of the Cyclades, is usually called in Greek Thira “the savages”.
Men of Sparta in traditional Greece costumes, 19th century.
The fustanella, the pleated skirt (Albanian fuštan) is on the Balkan Peninsula since the 5th Century demonstrated.
Greek bishop dressed in a Rhason. The Rhason is wider than the Talar. Talar and Rhason mean symbolically renouncing all earthly vanity and striving for spiritual peace.
The island of Marmora, according to Strabo, was known to the ancients by the name of Proconnesus.