A Maltese Lady with Faldetta

A Maltese Lady with Faldetta Women


Stock #: 362217
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
Additional Details:
Malta Series 1
The Faldetta, or national headdress worn by Maltese ladies, is a peculiarity of the island. It is midway between the Eastern veil and the Spanish mantilla, and is both useful and picturesque. When required the hood can be drawn over the face completely hiding the features

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