Book Title: Trachten in Schaumburger Land
Translation: Folk Costumes in Schaumburg Region
Author: Wolf Lucking
Published: Munich, Germany – 2002
Format & Size: Hardcover – 9.75″ x 12″
Book Condition: Very Good Condition – small bumps to cover corners
Description: Excellent book about the traditional folk costumes of the Schaumburg region of Germany. Presents the three main types of the region as worn in Lindhort, Buckeburg and Frille. Illustrated with black/white photos taken during field research trips in the 1950s when the costumes were still worn by women on a daily basis. Shows the variety of dress styles from plain every day work clothes to the most festive wedding ensembles complete with antique jewelry and headdresses.