Descriptive file

Press here to extend the picture
Title:
Biscayan costumes
Document number:
990
Author:
Lambla, Julio
Printer:
Imprenta y libreria de Adolfo Depont, Bilbao
Book/ Album / Dossier:
Revista pintoresca de las Provincias Bascongadas
Format date:
1846
Topic date:
1846
Physical description:
1 19 x 13 cm engraving on a 28 x 21 cm page
Notes:
"... Women in Vizcaya, both damsels and married women usually wear their hair in two or three long braids, which hang down through the headscarf; and one of the beautiful things that are most highly appreciated in our homeland, is that their hair should be long and thick, so that the bows of ribbons with various colours, that are usually tied to their ends, flutter gracefully..."
Subjects:
Science and Technology-Fountains
Leisure-Clothing
Trades-Water carriers
Place names:
Bizkaia - Bizkaia
Signature:
KM : (6319) - PAG. 148 - PAG. 149
Location:
Koldo Mitxelena Kulturunea
2013 Department of Culture, Youth and Sport - Diputación Foral de Gipuzkoa