Clothing and dress
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 75 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Photograph of a young Matabele [Ndebele] man wearing traditional or ceremonial clothing standing in front of a thatched hut in southern Africa in the early 20th century.
Scope and Contents Photograph of African men and women shopping at a bazaar with Indian traders in the Highlands of East Africa in the early 20th century. The text beneath the image notes, 'Notice the typical corrugated iron buildings of the Indian traders. The woman in the centre is wrapping round herself a Swahili robe of Manchester cotton. There are about 100 different patterns each of which has a special native name.'
Scope and Contents Photograph of an Arab woman wearing a hijab, niquab and chadour sitting on a donkey with a man in traditional dress standing behind them in a street in [Egypt?] in the early 20th century.
Scope and Contents Archaeological and historical notes on Caisteal Bhuiri [Caisteal Bhuirgh/Borve Castle, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula] and Clanranald. Among the notes it is stated that Raol mac Alein [Raghnall mac Ailein] was the last to inhabit Caisteal Bhuirgh and that he added the porch and extended the west side of it. The castle was originally built on a sgeir mhara and Biorlain mac ic Ailein [Clanranald's birlinn] was anchored 'in a poll' to the east side of it. After that, children used to swim there. In...
Dates: 18 January 1871
Identifier: EUA GD55/1/4/7
Scope and Contents Comprises artefacts chiefly relating to the College uniform, including the College tie, scarf, brooch, pin badges and blazer pocket.