Church Vestments and Textiles by Margery Roberts

Sewing Church Linens by Elizabeth Morgan.

Vestments for All Seasons by Barbara Dee Baumgarten.

Traditional Borneo, Java, Malaysian costumes

Malayan national costumes. Borneo natives clothing. East Asian Tribals. Javanese priest. Buddhist dress

Malayan Race

Traditional Borneo, Java, Malaysian costumes

Natives of Borneo: 1. Saghai Dyak N.E. Coast. 2. Loondoo Dyak S.W. Coast.
Natives of Java: 3. Priest. 4. Lady. 5. Gentleman.

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.

Note:  Hellenes, Pelasgian costumes, 19th century.

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