Woman in folk costume from Hallingdal Norway

Norwegian folk dress. Traditional Norway National costume.

Woman from Hallingdal Norway

Woman in folk costume from Hallingdal Norway .

Suède, Norwège et Danemark. Nº2 Femme de Aal dans Hallingdal. (Norwège).

Gallery: Folk dresses from Norway, Dutch, Germany and Hungaria.

Note:  A Norwegian Bride 1896. Traditional Wedding dress.

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