Zappatore Sassarese. Field worker from the Sassari area of Sardinia.

Zappatore, Sassarese, Sardaigne, Italian, folk, costume
Zappatore Sassarese (Sardaigne).

Zappatore Sassarese.

Field worker from the Sassari area of Sardinia. Historical Italian folk costume from Sardinia.

Source: Musée cosmopolite. (Musée de costumes) Suites de planches de costumes des différentes nations modernes. Dessin et coloriées par Compte-Calix (1813-1880), Pingret, Girardet; gravure de Henri de Montaut. Imprimeur, chez Maison Aubert et Cie. Paris 1850 à 1863.

Related

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)