Sunday, July 1, 2018

Afridi of the Kohat Pass


Afridi of the Kohat Pass, 1868. From Watson and Kaye colection.


"The subject of the plate is fully armed. His gun has a rude flint lock instead of a match, and he wears a short sabre with knives or daggers in his girdle. He has a turban scarf of coarse blue muslin, and wears a white tunic and loose drawers."