IMAGES: Junko’s Facebook Album on Gwaschemasch’e (Gone But Not Forgotten)
The following images were originally posted by Junko Junsui (aka Vera Novosi) in her Facebook album entitled, Потеряно Но Не Забыто (“Gone But Not Forgotten”)…
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Gwaschemasch'e Efendi, "Priestess of the Great Mother, Protector of Mnajdra" - Icon image from 1905/1906
Gwaschemasch'e - Collège Sévigné, 1893
Gwaschemasch'e and her governess (name unknown) - Paris 1890s
Unknown boy in Imperial Harem of Sultan Abdul Hamid II
HIH Gwaschemasch'e Kadın Efendi, wife of Sultan Abdul Hamid II
Ministers of Sultan Abdul Hamid II
Circassian wife and husband, 1860s - during Russian/Ottoman perpetrated holocaust
Circassian woman 1900s
Mother of Gwaschemasch'e, Nedaxe Seteney - Circassian princess kidnapped and sold in 1865 to the harem of the Abdülaziz I. During the sea voyage from Circassia to Istanbul, Nedaxe's sister, Gwasche was lost overboard, perhaps jumping to commit suicide.
HIH Gwaschemasch'e Efendi - Painting (1900)
Gwaschemasch'e at Mnajdra - Qrendi, Malta 1905
Gwaschemasch'e leads solstice rite at Mnajdra - Qrendi, Malta 1906
Fire at Çırağan Palace (1910) - Gwaschemasche's childhood home was completely destroyed, resulting in the loss of many priceless cultural artifacts including Gwaschemasche's manuscripts.