Persian General in full armor 15th century.
Italian Captain 1490. Renaissance Soldier in Armor. 15th century costume. Sheets for costume design. Published by Franz Lipperheide, Germany.
German Wehrmacht officer in dress uniform and dagger.
Indian archer. 15th century military costume.
Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide
Origin of the Teutonic Order of Knighthood — Its development — Siege of Acre — The Order nurses the sick — The dress of the Knights — The rale — The officers and constitution — The Order of Christ
Knights Hospitaller or the Order of Saint John. The eleventh century — Pilgrimage to Jerusalem — Difficulties of pilgrims from Europe — The two Italian merchants — The first Hospital of St. John at Jerusalem — Jerusalem taken by the Turcmans — New miseries of pilgrims — Peter the Hermit — The First Crusade
Foundation of the Order of the Temple — St. Bernard aids the Order—Constitution of the Order — St. Bernard’s account of the Templars — The Christian power in the East weakened — The Second Crusade — The siege of Damascus — Letter of a Knight Templar — Exploits of the Templars in Palestine
South African Zulu warriors with spears and shield.
Janissaries Ottoman Empire. Turkish Elite Infantry.