Woman from Marino 1840. Donna di Marino.

Italy, Marino, Lazio, traditional, clothing, costume,
Woman from Marino 1840

Costumes of Rome. Woman from Marino 1840.

Costumes of Rome and its surroundings.

Donna di Marino.

Source: Nuova Raccolta dei principali Costumi di Roma e suoi Contorni. Roma Presso l’Editore e Calcografo Tommas Cuccioni Negoziante di Stampe ed Oggetti di Belle Arte Via della Croce N. 88. Rome, 1840-50. Engraved by Salvatore Marroni.

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