Traditional Nepali Cooli costume c. 1910.

Traditional Nepali Cooli costume. India folk dress. Nepal clothing

A Nepali Cooli

Traditional Nepali Cooli costume c. 1910.

Gallery: Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups by J. Burlington Smith.

Note:  Noble dancing girl. Woman in typically Oriental ensemble.
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