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Title: Welsh Costumes / no. 8. / Eng. & Pub. By Newman & Co, 48 Watling St. London.
Description: 5 Women in front of Caernarfon Castle
(1) Woman with ‘man's’ hat, goffered cap, jacket / bedgown with collar, check apron, skirt, satchel (post-woman’s?) and basket.
(2) Woman with Welsh hat, goffered cap, hooded cloak, knitting.
(3) Woman with Welsh hat, goffered cap, long-sleeved gown or dress, apron, umbrella
(4) Woman with ‘man's’ hat, goffered cap, long-sleeved jacket with collar, carrying a baby.
(5) Woman with ‘man’s’ hat, goffered cap, printed bedgown with large collar, skirt, holding a cylindrical metal bucket by a well.
Note: The characters in this image are similarly dressed to others in the large prints by Rowland, Griffiths and Jones
Note: from complete booklet with Newman’s (small) nos. 1-12
Medium: steel engraving
Size: 14.1 x 18.8 cms (including binding)
Artist:
Engraver: Newman & Co.
Printer:
Publisher: Newman & Co.
Date: 1850 (about)

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