A COSSACK DAGGER THE CAUCAUSUS, LATE 19TH CENTURY The slightly curved double-edged blade with recessed medial groove, the steel hilt with silver overlaid arabesque medallions tapering to a turned snake's head terminal with inset turquoise eyes, the steel sheath similarly decorated with silver overlaid palmettes, rosettes and stars, with snake's head finial 18½in. (47cm.) long
Ottoman Clothing And Garments, Caftan, Selim I The Terrible.Selim), nicknamed Yavuz (traditionally translated as "grim," but closer to "stern" or "implacable" in meaning) (October – September was the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1512 to
Ceremonial caftan with long sleeves associated with Bayazit II but is probably one made for Soliman the Magnificent,Sehzade Bayazit (death in or Mustafa (death in Imperial Wardrobe Collection, Topkapı Palace Museum
Ottoman Empire calligraphic ornament on mail and plate( kolçak )aka greaves or shin armor worn by fully armored cavalrymen or sipahi. Museums often confuse kolçak (greaves) for kolluk/bazu band or arm guards.