National Geographic : 1951 Jun
0 National ueograpillc Nocie)y - St. Wolfgang's Gold Caps Were Made Before America Was Discovered Mothers for 500 years or more have handed down the fan-shaped headdresses to brides of their eldest sons. Paisley-type shawls complete the holiday en semble. These women, en route to church (center), carry rosaries and prayer books. Kodachromes by oVlklmar Ventzel A' Montafon Valley's High Hats Seem to Spring from Dickens's Novels Starched shirtwaist, embroidered jacket, and bow tie dress up the young lady. Sixteen buttons trim the man's red waistcoat. The church's onion-shaped cupola reflects an Alpine baroque style inspired by Greek Byzantium, now Turkish Istanbul.