Amrit Kaur. Female Indian politician.

Amrit Kaur. Indian feminist. Indian politician. Traditional India costume. Sari.

Amrit Kaur

Rajkumari Amrit Kaur (1889-1964).

Indian politician.

Niece of the Maharaja of Kapurthala. Indian feminist counselor of Gandhi, co-founders of the All-Indian women’s committee, author and minister.


  1. Traditional Parsis in India.
  2. Chinese sceneries in 19th century.
  3. Typical pictures of Indian Natives.
  4. Costumes of Japan and Indonesia by Emile Gallois.
  5. The Indian Mughal Empire.
  6. The Persians in India.
  7. Plant drawings from an Indian Cotton Printer`s Pattern Book, 1910.
  8. Historical Asia costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  9. Costumes of all countries by Alexandre Lacauchie 1850s.
  10. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.
  11. The costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire 18th century.
  12. Costumes and scenery of Afghanistan.
  13. Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups.
A Parsee Lady
A PARSEE LADY. There are no such gaily attired women in the world as the Parsees. Their costumes,... Read more
19th Century • Asia • India
Traditional India costumes
Persian Gunner. Canonnier Persan.
Persian Gunner. Canonnier Persan. Iranian military soldier costume. Source: Asian costumes by... Read more
19th Century • Asia • Military • Persia
Auguste Wahlen • Historical Iranian costumes • Persian military costume
Japanese farmer. Traditional Japan costume.
 Japanese farmer. Traditional Japan costume. Préparation d'une Riziere au Japon. Published by ... Read more
1895 • 19th Century • Asia • Japan • Traditional
Boulanger • Traditional Japanese costume
Malay Kris. Polygar`s Knife. Abbotsford Swords and dagger.
Abbotsford Swords and dagger. A POLYGAR'S KNIFE A WEAPON with a broad curved blade. The blade da... Read more
18th Century • Asia • England • Military
Abbotsford • Scottish • Sir Walter Scott • Weapons
A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel.
A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel c.1910. Source: Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portr... Read more
10s • 20th Century • Asia • Ecclesiastical • India • Tibet
Ecclesiastical Dress • Tibetan folk costume
A Ostyak in traditional dress hunt ermine.
A Ostyak in traditional dress hunt ermine, 1803. Ostyak Finno-Ugric, Khanty Ugrian people, li... Read more
1803 • 19th Century • Asia • Russia • Traditional
Edward Harding • Russian national costumes
Archer of the flying dragons with cross-bow.
Ancient Chinese military. Archer of the flying dragons with cross-bow. So wrote the old poet, Dr... Read more
1843 • 19th Century • Asia • China • Military
Chinese Military Costume
Medes king and nobility. Offizer and Soldiers dresses.
Ancient Medes King, soldiers and officers costumes. Source: Münchener Bilderbogen. History... Read more
Ancient • Asia • Headdresses • Middle East • Military • Nobility
Ancient Medes costumes • Ancient Military