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*Per Braaten, Norwegian silver wedding crown, 1935

Please don't make me dress like your Norwegian ancestors. K Thanks TYWKIWDBI ("Tai-Wiki-Widbee"): Norwegian bride

Norwegian bride wearing a traditional folk costume with a bridal crown. You will notice the bridal crown has small metal discs and beads hanging from it which produce a melodic tinkling and according to some legends this is supposed to ward off evil spirits from the bride.

Norwegian bride wearing a traditional folk costume with a bridal crown. The bridal crown has small metal discs and beads hanging from it which produce a melodic tinkling — according to legend, this is to ward off evil spirits from the bride.

Until the discovery of the Cairo toe, the earliest tangible evidence of prosthetics was an artificial limb found in a grave in Capua, Italy, dating from 300 B.C. The original bronze leg was destroyed during World War II, but a copy of the leg, shown here, is housed at London’s Science Museum.

Influential - The oldest artificial leg. Credit: Science Museum, Brought to Life exhibit

The traditional folk costume of Norway, called Bunad. Nowadays, it is commonly worn on Norway’s Constitution day (May 17). The specifics of design may also vary, shown here is a couple from the Telemark region circa 1880-1890s.

People from eastern Telemark, ca. NORWAY: The traditional folk costume of Norway, called Bunad. Nowadays, it is commonly worn on Norway’s Constitution day (May The specifics of design may also vary, shown here is a couple from the Telemark region circa

FolkCostume&Embroidery: Costume and 'Rosemaling' Embroidery of West Telemark, Norway

Hello all, Today I will continue to talk about Norwegian costumes, or Bunads, referencing in particular the most common version of the.

DigitaltMuseum - Brudekrone 1605 Norway

Antique Norwegian bridal crown brudekrone is considered an emblem of purity

Norwegian Wedding.

Norwegian Wedding.

SWEDEN- Sami bride

The Sami people, one of the largest indigenous groups in Europe, lives in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia.

美男美女ぞろい!北欧の少数民族サーミがかわいい! - NAVER まとめ

Nils Johan Mienna, photographed by Eric Borg for a 1977 National Geographic article about the Sami reindeer herders of arctic Europe.

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