Apache medicine shirts. First Nations ceremonial clothing. Annual Ethnology Report of the US Government. Printed New York: c.1897. Read more: History of the Indian Tribes of North America Zuñi Fetiches,… Read More
Zuñi Prey god fetiches. The drying of he world. Second Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1880-1881, Read more: History of the… Read More
Apache Ghost dance. Ceremonial head gear. Annual Ethnology Report of the US Government. Lithographed by Sackett & Wilhelms. Printed in New York: c.1897. Read more: History of the Indian Tribes… Read More
The fingers were those of famous enemies, noted for their superior courage and bravery, whom the Cheyennes had killed in battle during their various wars.
Persian priest or mullah in 1840.
Persian dervish. Iran sufi costume in 1840. Derviche persan. The term dervish designates especially in European languages a Sufi, a member of a Muslim ascetic religious congregation (tariqa), which is… Read More
Back Figure of a Female Shaman, or Sorceress of Krasnajarsk. Front of the costume Une Shamane, ou Devineresse de Krasnajarsk, par derrière. THE Shamans are distinguished by a singular dress,… Read More
A Tungusian, Evenk Shaman in the Vicinity of the Argun. Back of the shaman costume Un Devin Toungouse, auprès de l’Argoun. THE Evenks (Formerly Tungusian) are pagans of the sect of the Shamans.… Read More
Back view of an Evenki Shaman in the Vicinity of the Argun. Front of the shaman costume Formerly known as Tungus or Tunguz, Mongolian. Tungusic people of Northern Asia. Ergune or Argun is… Read More
History of the Parsis: including their manners, customs, religion and present position by Dosabhai Framji Karaka; in two volumes. London, 1884.