Kyrgyz soldier costume. Prince de la grande Cabarde.

Kyrgyz soldier costume. Traditional Kyrgyzstan clothing. Asian army dress

Kyrgyz. Prince of the great Cabarde.

Kyrgyz soldier costume.

Prince de la grande Cabarde.
Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.

Note:  Man from Bukhara Uzbekistan in 19th century.

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