Russian headdresses on new stamps

15 of September 2011
Russian headdresses on new stamps

The Russian Post has issued a set of stamps illustrating the national headdresses of people from the Russian North.

The stamps depict:

Man in a winter cap. European Russia's North, end of XIX;
Girl's headband. European Russia's North, middle XIX;
Wimple. Pskov province, end of XIX;
Woman's headdress. Archangelsk province, end of XIX-beginning of XX

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