Chinese and Cochin Chinese in their typical costumes

Mongol Race. Chinese and Cochin Chinese. Ancient Chinese Clothing and Costumes. Mandarin dress

Chinese and Cochin Chinese

Chinese and Cochin Chinese in their typical costumes.

Mongol Race – Chinese and Cochin Chinese

Chinese: 1. Seller of Birds Nests. 2. Mandarin in dress of ceremony. 3.4. Lady and Attendant. 5. Boy. 6. Soldier.
Cochin Chinese: Mandarin and Attendant. 9. Soldier.

The Comprehensive Atlas and Geography of the World. “Races of the World”. Drawn by J. L. Williams. Engraved by A. Portier. Printed by Blackie & Son London, Glasgow & Edinburgh 1886

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Note:  Traditional nobility costumes from China 1850s
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