German Lansquenet costumes in 1530. Renaissance military clothing.
Lansquenet costumes. German Mercenaries.
German Knight in armor and Princess 1530. German Nobility. Renaissance.
Knight in armor and noble wife in Germany 1450. Burgundy fashion era, Late Middle Ages. Gothic 15th century clothing . Source: Münchener Bilderbogen
The Carolingian fashion of the nobility is still strongly influenced by the Roman fashion, mixed with Germanic and Byzantine styles.
Subaltern officer of the Janissary corps. Ottoman Empire.
Each Janissary has a certain indelible symbol marked in the flesh of the arm by means of gunpowder, to shew the Odah, or regiment, to which he belongs.
Topchis soldier of the Ottoman Empire infantry. BESIDES the regular and constant soldiers, comprehended under the classes of Janissaries and Spahis, there are several others, which are more particularly raised… Read More
Life guard cavalryman, weapon bearer, stirrup holder, Sultan’s sword bearer. This officer carries the imperial saber on his shoulders, till he comes to the little village of Youb.