для борьбы с чем предназначался этот костюм?
19 век. Вена
ответ завтра в обед
для борьбы с чумой и холерой
цитирую описание целиком:
Plague and cholera costume suggested to frantic citizens of Vienna during 19th century epedimic.At that time scores of wide recipes and sanitary measures were divised.The woman has a cholera band around her body, and her skirt is weighted down by bags of aromatic herbs.Her shoes are of double width and size to prevent infections from the street.The small windmill on her hat was to chase away evil winds.All the fantastic superstitions that cholera created are here adorning the lady's dress.