Illustrations of Ottoman Costume & Soldiers from:

Hans Weigel's 'Habitus Praecipuorum Populorum ... das ist Trachtenbuch, Nuremburg, 1577', 2nd ed., Ulm: Kühn for Görlin, 1639.

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Turkish emperor on horseback

Turkish emperor

Turkish imam




Imperial guard

Footsoldier to an emir

Christian footsoldier


Turkish soldier with pickaxe

Turkish cannoneer

Azab / Azap

Turkish groom

Egyptian from Cairo

William Caoursin's The Siege of Rhodes, 1496
Illustrations of Soldiers from Nicolas de Nicolay's Peregrinations faites en Turquie, 1576
Ottomans in De gli habiti antichi, e moderni di diverse parti del mondo libri due by Cesare Vecellio, 1590
Ottoman Soldiers from contemporary European Illustrations by Melchior Lorck, 1570-83
I Turchi. Codex Vindobonensis 8626 of Bartolemeo von Pezzen, 1586 to 1591
Ottoman Turks of the Renaissance Period by George Gush
Ottoman Soldiers from other European Illustrations

Ottoman Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers in the 15th to 19th Centuries
Index of Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers

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