The Clan Davidson (Daibhidh). THE evidence of the early date of this design rests entirely upon specimens in collections of old hard tartans.
FAR-A WAY-MOSES. (Jew.) “When Mark Twain went through Constantinople he would stop at a shop, and when he looked around for his guide he would see Moses fifty yards ahead,… Read More
The Border Regiment (34th & 55th Foot)
The Italian Marine Band of Chicago. Italian Marine Band of Chicago which played at the World’s Columbian Exposition during the Fair season.
THESE spoils from Napoleon’s army were secured by Sir Walter on the occasion of his visit to the field of Waterloo.
It contains a piece of paper on which is written: “An old purse worn by Sir Walter Scott for many years, made of mole-skin.”
Rob Roy’s sword is a fine “old Highland Broadsword, with Andrea Ferrara blade (Andrew Ferrara) and basket hilt.” It is 37 inches in length, the blade being 3 2 1/2 by 1 1/2 inches.
The war-horn, which resembles an ordinary cow horn, is hooped with iron’. It has a double chain attached to each end by rings. The length of the horn is 22 1/2 inches, the diameter nearly 4 inches.
Ottoman Costumes Istanbul. Water Carriers in Constantinople in 1893. Titel: Porteurs d’eau a Constantinople. Auteur du Monde Souvenirs de Voyages, Paris, 1893 Éditeur: L. Boulanger.
Ottoman harem girls costumes in Constantinople 19th century. Ottoman women`s costumes in 1893. Original Titel: Dames du Harem a Constantinople. Auteur du Monde Souvenirs de Voyages, Paris, 1893 Éditeur: L.… Read More