Couple in the costumes from Canton Schaffhausen.

Traditional Switzerland national costumes. Swiss folk dresses. Clothing from Canton of Schaffhausen

Couple from Canton Schaffhausen.

Couple from Canton Schaffhausen. Switzerland national costumes 1865.

Gallery: Costumes Suisses des 22 cantons. Dessiné par Louis Lassalle, illustrator. S. Morel; Imprimerie Lemercier, Geneve; Paris, 1865.

Note:  Women in costumes from the Cantons of Thurgau and Aargau.

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