Women's tour of Oman. Strange race with almost no audience and women with veils in the streets.
Edwardian street fashion by concealed camera :) By Edward Linley Sambourne, Kensington 8 Sep 1906
Tight but think elasticated material which is smooth to keep the cyclist streamline while cycling also to keep the cyclist cool while riding.
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