Beautiful African beaded jewelry. This style of necklace is very typical for African traditional jewels. And the head adornment is lovely.
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- Thu Aug 12, 2021 8:33 am
- Forum: Ukraine
- Topic: Ukrainian traditional bags and purses
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Vintage handmade shoulder bag called “tashka”, Hutsul, western Ukraine, the 19th century. It is decorated with a lot of brass details and adornments. Even the leather handle is decorative. This bag is comparatively small, like lady’s purse. Men used tashka bags to carry small useful items, like pipe...
- Tue Aug 10, 2021 11:19 am
- Forum: General clothing topics
- Topic: Vintage military uniforms around the world
- Replies: 11
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Warrior armor. Grandguard, part of Armor Garniture, 1573, South German, Augsburg. It was used to reinforce the left shoulder of a knight.
- Fri Aug 06, 2021 9:32 am
- Forum: Various pieces of national clothing
- Topic: Jewelry as a part of national costumes
- Replies: 57
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This is lovely! Elaborate bejeweled portrait miniature of a woman, 1597. And what a setting! It was made by British artist Nicholas Hilliard. From The Met Museum
- Thu Aug 05, 2021 8:17 am
- Forum: Scotland
- Topic: Traditional dress of Scotland
- Replies: 4
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Striking festive Scottish attire and traditional bagpipe. This sporran bag is so unique and cute! And also, you can see the folk socks and shoes up close.