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Finnish national costume | Orimattila

Again the stripes and shawl are typical of what I've seen when researching old Finnish dress. The cap over the hair is also recurring in some of the recent images I've looked at.

The looped square symbol has made an appearance in numerous ancient objects found in Northern Europe. In Finnish it's called Käpälikkö (pawform) or Hannunvaakuna (Saint John's Arms)....

Kantele is an ancient traditional Finnic plucked string instrument. Amongst Finnic people the instrument has been known by names such as Kantele, Kannel.

Online games for learning Finnish language

Learn Catalan language with free to use and fun online games. Several games for learning phrases, numbers and vocabulary. Fun quizzes for kids and learners of Catalan.

Finnish history

The looped square symbol has made an appearance in numerous ancient objects found in Northern Europe. In Finnish it's called Käpälikkö (pawform) or Hannunvaakuna (Saint John's Arms).

Ukonvasara - Ukko's Hammer - or Ukonkirves - Ukko's Axe - is the symbol and magical weapon of the Finnic thunder god. In Finnish mythology the thunder god is referred to with names Ukko, Äijä or Äijö and sometimes Ilmarinen. The Estonian parallel is Uku, Vanaisa - Grandfather - or Taevataat - Sky Father.

Ukonvasara - Ukko's Hammer - or Ukonkirves - Ukko's Axe - is the symbol and magical weapon of the Finnic thunder god. In Finnish mythology the thunder god is referred to with names Ukko, Äij&

Tricornes - among the coolest hats ever designed,  No man looks bad in a tricorne - and a lot of women look good in them, too!

thegentlemanscloset: “Various styles of century tricorne hats. Most of these are military hats which usually had a cockade on them. that says “Yager corps” is probably wrong. My guess is that it should read “Jaeger corps” ”