Bas reliefs of a [genie] with poppies (top) and a man with an ibex and poppy (bottom), Assyrian, c. early century BCE, the era of Sargon II, found at the site of Dur Sharrukin (digital images courtesy of Wikimedia Commons) .
Gaudy or gorgeous? Ceremonial Garment of a Hungarian Magnate, Hungarian, c. 1865, silk, velvet, fur, gold passementerie, gilded silver, enamel, mother-of-pearl, turquoise, and plumes; boots: leather; saber: steel, metal, velvet, gemstones, and leather; Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna. Photo via MFAH (@MFAH) on Twitter. See also: http://www.mfah.org/blogs/inside-mfah/2015/habsburg-chic/