Librarians once wore THIS as their uniform

If the year was 1836 and you were a Royal Librarian at Spain's Real Biblioteca Pública, this was probably your uniform. We can assume pants were part of the deal (right?).

Seguro que te cuesta imaginar que así vestían los bibliotecarios de la BNE…¡A nosotros también!Hasta 1836, año en...

Posted by Biblioteca Nacional de España on Monday, August 12, 2019

image via CEIP Arias Montano Library (Seville)

(Neatorama, Super Punch)