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“The Devil’s Auction”   Created in 1867 by the J. Gurney & Son photography studio, this portrait of a lovely burlesque performer wearing a particularly awesome horse costume features a beautiful precursor to our own Horse Head Mask.  From the Ohio State University Knowledge Bank  It’s Mask Day on Geyser of Awesome!

Horse OR unicorn inspiration. Vintage burlesque dancer, "The Devil's Auction" (stage/theater).

bulgarian men in babugeri costumes, used in pagan rituals

bulgarian men in babugeri costumes, used in pagan rituals.

These are Babugeri, wild men from Bulgaria. Bulgarian men wear these costumes in their pagan rituals. The photo was taken by Charles Freg.

Pictoplasma, 2011. Picture by Natascha Rosenberg,

cute kawaii yetis street performer characters would love to see these guys walk down my street they're looking so blase like they just popped out to the shpos for milk and everything is completely normal

Plague doctors were employed in various methods whenever plague set in. The earliest documentation of these individuals being hired go as far back as the mid 500s AD. The plague doctor image that we as a general public are familiar with was not seen until the 1600s. It was then that the “traditional” plague doctor costume was created. The costume consisted of a cloak made of heavy fabric covered in wax to protect the doctor’s body, and a mask to keep out the sick air.

Alexander reference -- circus performer story idea - "The stork," a man who is in the circus because of a deformity, but has the most pure and romantic heart of all, and falls in love with someone whom he is too shy to speak to

Bear's were a very popular item of decoration in the mid 1800's  in Cabin settings throughout the Adirondacks~

Weird Vintage Photos or Strangle Old Pictures, no matter what they are, they're creepy, funny and bizarre. Portraits of people and experimental devise to odd

1920's face mask to preserve the perfect complexion.  It was a REAL date-getter.

So creepy! Full Face Swimming Mask Designed to protect the wearers face from the harmful effects of the sun.

I'm dead!

Is this why it's called cup size? (failed trends) Woman with Cups and Saucers - Coffee, tea and her.My tea cups bring all the boys to the yard

An Expert Art Quilter Shares Her Halloween Costume Advice

Halloween Costume Advice from An Expert Art Quilter - Quilting Daily

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