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  1. Coloured images of the Byzantine 'Rome or David Casket'

    I have mentioned the Rome or David Casket, Byzantine, 898 or 900AD before. I now have some large coloured images of this.

    Murder of the priests and the women and children of Nob (soldiers equipped...
  2. Re: Mid 15th century depictions of Ottomans

    Yes.

    Who is implying they "look so white"?



    They are influenced by Persian miniatures and by Persian artists traveling to other courts.

    Druzhina
    Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
  3. Mid 15th century depictions of Ottomans

    Scenes with courtiers portrayed as 15th century Ottomans from Küllüyat-i Katibi
    Eyüp and Salman come before the Sultan in Küllüyat-i Katibi...
  4. Contemporary illustrations of 7th-8th century Romano-Byzantines

    Contemporary illustrations of 7th-8th century Romano-Byzantines
    The Syriac Bible of Paris, BnF MS. Syriaque 341, Syria or Turkey, 7th Century
    Moses and Aaron before Pharaoh in the Syriac Bible of...
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    La Gran conquista de Ultramar

    La Gran conquista de Ultramar (The Great Conquest of Outremer) is a medieval Castilian account containing a very novelistic chronicle of the conquest of Jerusalem during the First Crusade. Spain,...
  6. The Freer Canteen, early 13th century AD, Ayyubid Jazirah

    An interesting and rare illustration of mounted crossbowmen in the middle-east.
    The Freer Canteen, an Islamic inlaid metal flask with Christian motifs, early 13th century AD, Ayyubid Jazirah.
    The...
  7. [Resource] Illustrations of the Dutch in India 17-18th centuries

    Illustrations of the Dutch in India 17-18th centuries
    The Darbar of Cornelis van den Bogaerde, in charge of the Dutch (VOC) trading post in Hyderabad, c. 1687
    The procession of Cornelis van den...
  8. Early 16th century Persian arquebusiers

    There is a 16th century Persian arquebusier in Farud and Tukhvara view the Iranians from a mountain top from the Shahnama of Shah Tahmasp I of Persia (or Houghton Shah-nameh), c. 1522-1540...
  9. 11th century Catalonian Soldiers in the Roda Bible

    11th century Catalonian Soldiers in Biblia Sancti Petri Rodensis - the Roda Bible, Spain, c.1050-1100
    The Roda Bible is a 4 volume 11th (or possibly 10th) century illustrated bible with some...
  10. Re: 11th century Catalonian Soldiers in the Roda Bible

    Note the armoured squares on the chest like the Bayeau Tapestry (that could be ventails) and
    Couched lance in a detail of the cavalrymen in 'Battle of Bethzacharia'
    Foot forward riding style in a...
  11. Andalusian Heavy Cavalrymen, 11th-12th Centuries

    Ian Heath based his Andalusian Heavy Cavalrymen, 11th-12th Centuries on:
    Goliath in Commentary on the Apocalypse by Beatus of Liébana, Silos ms. 1090-1109AD and
    a capital at Estella in Navarre with...
  12. Abbasid Soldier? on a bowl, 9th Century, Iraq.

    Could this be an Abbasid Soldier? on a bowl, 9th Century, Iraq. Qatar Museum of Islamic Art

    Anyone know anything about this bowl?

    MIRROR SITE
    Abbasid Soldier? on a bowl, 9th Century, Iraq....
  13. Re: 9th-10th century warriors depicted on ceramics from Nishapur in eastern Persia

    Hi Geoffrey,
    I suppose that would make Picasso a talentless hack? ;) Art isn't all about photographic realism, even if TWC artists would like their sources to be so.

    Modern artists of historical...
  14. Illustrations of 14th Century Castillians

    A ceiling painting from a lateral room in the Alhambra - The White Knight
    A ceiling painting from a lateral room in the Alhambra - The Red Knight
    A ceiling painting from a lateral room in the...
  15. Re: Ottomans, Mamluks and Persians in Selīm-nāma, by Şūkrī-i Bitlisī, c.1521-24

    I have found a small coloured image and a detail of Ottomans besieging revolting Mamluks in Damascus Selīm-nāma, MS. Hazine 15978 c.1521-24 (and replaced it above)....
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    Articles on the Mahdist Wars

    Information on the Mahdist Wars

    Organizations And Uniforms Of The Mahdist Armies, 1883-1898 By Doug Johnson Illustrations By Greg Rose
    The Egyptian Army 1880-1900 By Doug Johnson
    Other Savage...
  17. 9th-10th century warriors depicted on ceramics from Nishapur in eastern Persia

    Here is my collection of 9th-10th century warriors depicted on ceramics from Nishapur in eastern Persia:
    Bowls with figures from Nishapur, Kurasan, Iran, 9th-10th centuries, Saffarid-Samanid period...
  18. Re: 9th-10th century warriors depicted on ceramics from Nishapur, Kurasan, Iran

    I have added a couple of extracts, from David Nicole's thesis, about Khurāsānian cavalry and infantry.


    Druzhina
    Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
  19. 9th-10th century warriors depicted on ceramics from Nishapur, Kurasan, Iran

    Here is my collection of 9th-10th century warriors depicted on ceramics from Nishapur in eastern Persia:
    Bowls with figures from Nishapur, Kurasan, Iran, 9th-10th centuries, Saffarid-Samanid period...
  20. Re: Ottomans, Greeks, Albanians, etc by Louis Dupré, 1825

    A few more:
    An Albanian by Dupré
    Nikos Pervolis, a Greek fighter from Souli
    A Greek man from Yanina by Dupré

    Druzhina345
    Ottoman Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
  21. Illustrations of 14th century German soldiers

    Some illustrations of 14th century German soldiers:
    Große Heidelberger Liederhandschrift or Codex Manesse, early 14th century
    The Manesse Codex is a book copied and illustrated between 1305 and...
  22. The Persian Regular Army, 19th Century, by Aleksandr Kibovskii and Vadim Yegorov

    I have combined the translations by Mark Conrad with the illustrations from a Russian version for the following articles:
    Part 1: The Persian Regular Army, 19th Century, by Aleksandr Kibovskii and...
  23. Scandinavian Soldiers of the late 13th and Early 14th Century

    Scandinavian Soldiers of the late 13th and Early 14th Century
    Contemporary images showing knights and other soldiers from Norway, Sweden and Denmark.
    Effigy of Bjorn Finsson, Trondheim Cathedral,...
  24. Re: Origins and derivatives of Octavien Dalvimart's collection of Turkish costume

    Many of the Ottomans in the Augsburger Bilder, 1802-1810 are based on the same drawings provided by d'Alvimart for McLean's The Military Costume Of Turkey:
    . Ottoman Turkish Infantry
    . Arab...
  25. Re: Origins and derivatives of Octavien Dalvimart's collection of Turkish costume

    Many of the Ottomans in the Augsburger Bilder, 1802-1810 are based on the same drawings provided by d'Alvimart for McLean's The Military Costume Of Turkey:
    . Ottoman Turkish Infantry
    . Arab...
  26. Origins and derivatives of Octavien Dalvimart's collection of Turkish costume

    Origins and derivatives of Octavien Dalvimart's collection of Turkish costume

    Miller's The Costume of Turkey, 1802, has illustrations by Octavien d'Alvimart who travelled during four years...
  27. Soldiers in the Graduale of King Matthias Corvinus of Hungary, 1480-1488

    The Gradual of King Matthias Corvinus of Hungary, NSL Cod. Lat. 424, 1480-1488
    (The Gradual is a chant or hymn in the liturgical celebration of the Eucharist.)
    The scene of the Resurrection, with...
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    Re: Welsh Infantry 12th-14th centuries

    It seems that Ian Heath's 12th century Welsh infantryman is based on the Peniarth 28 manuscript as this was once dated to the 12th century rather than the 13th.

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    13th Century...
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    Mamluk headwear

    Here is short paper on Mamluk headwear:
    Sultans with Horns: The Political Significance of Headgear in the Mamluk Empire, by Albrecht Fuess from Mamlūk Studies Review Vol. 12, No. 2, 2008

    and...
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    Re: 18th century paintings of Ethiopians

    Hi pathfinder,
    The links are correct, but, I include a mirror for those who have trouble with one host or another.
    What would you consider "commonly garbed"?

    Druzhina345
    Illustrations of...
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    18th century paintings of Ethiopians

    Debre Birhan Selassie (Mountain of the Enlightened Trinity) Church in Gondar, Ethiopia
    An Ethiopian St George, mounted on a white horse, slays the dragon
    An Ethiopian St George mounted on a black...
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    Janissaries with huge plumes

    There is an belief that the huge plumes sometimes shown worn by Ottoman Janissaries were the invention of a west European artist. Is it so?
    ...
  33. Ottomans, Greeks, Albanians, etc by Louis Dupré, 1825

    Ottomans, Greeks, Albanians etc from Voyage à Athènes et à Constantinople ou Collection de portraits by Louis Dupré, 1825...
  34. Re: Dr Chris Flaherty's 'Ottoman Uniforms' site

    The section is now back and says:

    Dr Flaherty is now in fantasy land.

    Among others, a bullet point has been added:

    Are the boots of the central figure red, like the shoes of the attendants,...
  35. Re: Dr Chris Flaherty's 'Ottoman Uniforms' site

    The image above may be based on a French illustration:
    http://www.kismeta.com/diGrasse/Costume/Otto/costume3.jpg
    Which kismata gives a date of 1680s and the Vinkhuijzen collection has in 1820-25....
  36. Re: Byzantine Soldiers in the 'Joshua Roll',10th century

    Despite any reluctance, there are still some depictions of muslim soldiers from the period, see a list of illustrations to David Nicolle's thesis, The military technology of classical Islam
    ...
  37. Byzantine Soldiers in the 'Joshua Roll',10th century

    Illustrations of Byzantine Costume & Soldiers in the Joshua Roll, c.10th century.
    The Joshua Roll is made up of 15 strips that were joined in one long scroll to illustrate the stories of the...
  38. Re: Dr Chris Flaherty's 'Ottoman Uniforms' site

    The section has now been removed from Dr Flaherty's site.
    The image was from:
    http://www.turquie-culture.fr/pages/images/stories/uniformes_ottomans/unif_ottomans_0092.jpg
    turquie-culture.fr
    ...
  39. Re: Dr Chris Flaherty's 'Ottoman Uniforms' site

    L'etat militaire de l'empire ottoman : ses progrès et sa décadence by Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, Amsterdam, 1732, has a list of Janissary officers on page 69:

    JENIZER-AGASY.
    SEYMEN-BASSY....
  40. Re: Dr Chris Flaherty's 'Ottoman Uniforms' site

    Here are two extracts where the Kâhya Yeri is a common position:



    and



    I have received some information from Turkish sources from Tulun:
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