Colonial Costumes. 17th to 18th century.

Early Puritan costume. Governor. U.S. Colonial Costumes.

Colonial Costumes. 17th to 18th century

Colonial Costumes.

From left: Early Puritan costume. A dignitary in the 18th century. A gentleman in the 18th century. A merchant in the 18th century. A Governor in the in the 17th century. An Officer in the Revolution. A gentleman about the time of the revolution. A puritan Divine. A gentleman about the time of the revolution. A colonial Governor in the in the 18th century.

Source: The Household History of the United States and its people by Edward Eggleston. Published in London 1889.


  1. Offensive and defensive armor and weapons.
  2. Armor in England from the 10th to the 18th century
  3. Life-size warrior figures in full armor and equipment.
  4. 16th Century – German armor art.
  5. The Knights of the Teutonic Order of Knighthood.
  6. The First Crusade. The Knights Hospitallers.
  7. The Crusades. The Knights Templar.
  8. The Crusaders in the 12th and 13 Century.
  9. Knights of the Order of the Golden Fleece 16th century.
  10. German Renaissance Fashion in the 16th Century.
  11. German blackened steel armor. Renaissance weapons.
  12. Middle Ages fashion history in Germany. 11th to 13th century.
  13. Gallic and Gallo-Roman helmets of Celtic warriors.
  14. Clans in the Roman Empire. The shields of the Gauls.
  15. The Varangian Guard. Viking Chiefs 5th Century.
  16. Lansquenet. German renaissance military.
  17. Germany military in 1530. Renaissance Mercenaries.
  18. German mercenaries around 1620.
  19. German lansquenets during the thirty Years’ War.
  20. Knights tournament. Renaissance 16th century.
  21. Firearms and offensive weapons. Renaissance 16th century.
  22. 30 years war weapons. Helmet, gloves and a musketeer rifle.
  23. Iron Gloves, gauntlets of the 15th century.
  24. The Schaller. Helmet and neck cover from the 15th century.
  25. Mounted Knights. Heavy cavalry 16th century.
Medieval Earl in armor leaving for the war.
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