Cyrus II of Persia Born around 590 BC to 580 BC; died August 530 BC. Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Ciro sul campo di Battaglia.
Ornamental Metal Work from East India. Contributed by the Rao of Kutch. Gauntlet cavalry-sword, lephant-driver’s spear, open-cut steel ankus, gold inlaid battle-axe, horn priming-flask, rhinoceros-hide shield, gold-plated lance of state.
Noble Persian costume in 1840. Noble Persan. Asia.
Old Persia costume. Man of the People in 1840. Perse. Homme du Peuple. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.
Traditional Carian Anatolia costume, 1843. Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.
Persian lady with Hookah in 19th century.
Traditional Persian woman. 19th century. Femme Persane. Noble Persan.
Persian priest or mullah in 1840.
Sufism is a collective term for movements in Islam that have ascetic tendencies and a spiritual orientation, often referred to by the word mysticism. A follower of Sufism is called a Sufist, a Sufi practitioner or dervish.