His boots are of satin, with thick soles of paper: these are always worn by the mandarines and superior Chinese.
Babur setting out with his army. Indian Grand Mogul, leading a campaign. War costumes of the 16th century.
Armory of H.H. The Nawab of Tonk, Rajputana (Muhammad Ibrahim Ali Khan 1848-1930), Central India.
Japan. The natives and the conquerors. Ainu and Japanese. Combat and fencing armor. – Various Weapons. Soldiers, Craftsmen, Coolis.
Lakshmibai, Rani of Jhansi Lakshmibai (Hindi: लक्ष्मीबाई, Lakṣmībāī, originally Manikarnika मणिकर्णिका Maṇikarṇikā; born 1828 in Benares; deceased on 17th June, 1858 in Gwalior) was a Rani (Queen) of Jhansi and… Read More
Mughal Empire. Indian Helmet, shield and swords.
The Proberty of the East India Company. Battle axe and Martel with Sheath.
A Trooper at the Court of Amarapoorah. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
The dog is a sign of dignity both in China and Siam. It appears at the portrait VAN TA GIN in Barrow’s Travels in China wears on his breast.
Traditional Japanese soldier uniform, 19h century. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
Japanese rider, 19h century. Samurai. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).