The dress of the Arabs. Affluent class. Costumes Near East. ARABIA.
Contents: Syria during the period of the crusades, 1096-1291.
Syria Dura Europos warrior in 19th century. Douran. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.
A Syrian girl in traditional dress at a spring in 1902.
The Syren. The painter evidently selected a Spanish, or probably a Hebrew model.
THE various institutions of the Dervishes (Sufi) are established upon different principles. Each founder gave a distinctive character to his sect, by the statues, regulations, and practices, which he appointed.
THIS Plate, which represents the dress of an inhabitant of the coast of Syria, is also very similar to that worn by the Asiatic Janissaries.