Folk costume of a Woman from Fribourg, German part.

Traditional Switzerland costume. Swiss folk costume. Clothing Canton of Fribourg

Woman costume from Fribourg, German part.

Folk costume of a Woman from Fribourg, German part.

The Swiss national costumes of XVII – XIX century originals. Original recordings from the Swiss costume festival, Zurich 14 March 1896.

Gallery: Swiss national costumes from 1896

Note:  Woman from St. Gallen, princely land Switzerland

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