Sunday, 1 July 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."

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