Medieval military dress from India. The warrior is armed with a spear, shield and various daggers.
Indian spearmen 15th c. Artist: Alois Greil (1841-1902), Hugo Kaeseberg, Wood-engraver (1847-1893). “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887 Berlin.
Upper Austrian farmer from the time of the Austrian Peasant War in 1626. He is armed with a sort of a mace and pistol. The revolt was directed against the Counter-Reformation and the termination of the Bavarian occupation. Early Baroque period costume.
Sheets for costume. Historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, Berlin 1876. (Blätter für Kostümkunde. Historische und Volkstrachten)