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by Stavros
Mon Apr 06, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: Something I've been thinking about....
Replies: 34
Views: 8523

Later C17th Persians had horned (khula khud) helmets, but then different culture, different period and they were cavalry.........sorry..........will shut up now :oops:
by Stavros
Mon Jul 07, 2008 3:52 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Simple Shelters?
Replies: 88
Views: 21886

A bit later, mid C16th and wrong culture, but this Turkish miniature of a camp scene shows simple open ended A frame tents held up by crude sticks/branches, a simple shelter that must have been used by others.

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by Stavros
Mon Jun 23, 2008 9:54 am
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Mamluk
Replies: 2
Views: 1013

Also (unfortunately) not based in the SW but we do incorporate 'Turks' etc within our ranks as a Byzantine guard unit.

Failing that, I think one of those Hospitaller groups has 'Saracens' in it, possibly The Cross and Crescent who I think are south based :?:
by Stavros
Tue May 13, 2008 9:27 am
Forum: 1603-1715
Topic: Spanish and portuguese uniforms and organisationof the 1660s
Replies: 3
Views: 2113

Not my period so not sure how accurate this is;


http://www.geocities.com/ao1617/weapon.html


Info on Spanish troops 1660-1680,s about half way down page. Hope it helps. :)
by Stavros
Tue Mar 11, 2008 2:43 pm
Forum: Pictures
Topic: New helm comes out to play...
Replies: 9
Views: 1791

Now there's a man with a 'Price on his head' :wink: