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[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Mechanical device for scaling towers]

[Mechanical device for scaling towers]

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Régiments Wallons au service d'Espagne. Arqubusier, mousqutaire et piquiers. 1572.

Régiments Wallons au service d'Espagne. Arqubusier, mousqutaire et piquiers. 1572.

Guerre des Pays- Bas contre l'Espagne: 1572: Mousquetaire, arquebusier et piquier de la milice belge.

Guerre des Pays- Bas contre l'Espagne: 1572: Mousquetaire, arquebusier et piquier de la milice belge.

[Title page to The arte of warre by Niccolò Machiavelli]

[Title page to The arte of warre by Niccolò Machiavelli]

Le piqueniers [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: pikeurs [?] de Burgehregen [?], 1580]

Le piqueniers [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: pikeurs [?] de Burgehregen [?], 1580]

Le porteurs darmes [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: schuld [d]rager, 1580]

Le porteurs darmes [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: schuld [d]rager, 1580]

Les gentils homes de la compagnie [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: onderofficier d compagnie schutters, 1580]

Les gentils homes de la compagnie [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: onderofficier d compagnie schutters, 1580]

Harquebosiers [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: Musketier, 1580]

Harquebosiers [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: Musketier, 1580]

Le porteur despees a deux main [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: Antwerpen schutter, 1580]

Le porteur despees a deux main [Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: Antwerpen schutter, 1580]

Les muskettiers Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: musketier d compagnie schutters, 1580

Les muskettiers Vereenigde Provincien der Nederlanden: musketier d compagnie schutters, 1580

[Apparatus for shooting large arrows]

[Apparatus for shooting large arrows]

Kürassier 1722

Kürassier 1722

Grenadier und Musketier von Hoch-und Deutschmeister, 1730

Grenadier und Musketier von Hoch-und Deutschmeister, 1730

Cürassier, 1730

Cürassier, 1730

Officier der Trenk'schen Panduren, 1742

Officier der Trenk'schen Panduren, 1742

Carlstädter

Carlstädter

Kurassier Officier parade, 1745

Kurassier Officier parade, 1745

Theysser

Theysser

Whidah arms, & music; Plan of the King's palace at Xavier or Sabi.

Whidah arms, & music; Plan of the King's palace at Xavier or Sabi.

Régiments Wallons au service de Naples, 1775. Tanbour, ensiegne, sergetn, officier, et soldat.

Régiments Wallons au service de Naples, 1775. Tanbour, ensiegne, sergetn, officier, et soldat.

Chandelier, is a wooden frame, whereon are laid fascines or faggots, to cover the workmen while carrying on the approaches

Chandelier, is a wooden frame, whereon are laid fascines or faggots, to cover the workmen while carrying on the approaches

Cheveaux de-frize, large joints or beams, stuck full of wooden pins, armed with iron, to stop breaches, or to secure a passage of a camp against the enemy's cavalry

Cheveaux de-frize, large joints or beams, stuck full of wooden pins, armed with iron, to stop breaches, or to secure a passage of a camp against the enemy's cavalry

Petard, a brass pot fixed upon a strong square plank, which has an iron hook to fix it against a gate or palisades

Petard, a brass pot fixed upon a strong square plank, which has an iron hook to fix it against a gate or palisades

Gabion, a cylinder basket, open at both ends, about three feet wide, and as much in height

Gabion, a cylinder basket, open at both ends, about three feet wide, and as much in height

Elevation of a sling cart [and] plan of a sling cart

Elevation of a sling cart [and] plan of a sling cart

[A variety of artillery pieces and other ordnance]

[A variety of artillery pieces and other ordnance]

[Arms of the British forces]

[Arms of the British forces]

Los Uniformes que le han dado a todo Exercito de España. Anno 1806. (Title page) .

Los Uniformes que le han dado a todo Exercito de España. Anno 1806. (Title page) .

Armi dei Mamelucchi.

Armi dei Mamelucchi.

España, soldado raso de infanteria y granaderos

España, soldado raso de infanteria y granaderos

Vases, meubles et instrumens. Armes de Mamlouk. 1-5. Tromblon, pistolets &c.; 6-10. Sabres et coutelas; 11-18. Masses d'arme, hache, pique; 19-26. Poignards; 27.28. Casque et bouclier; 29-33. Harnachement.

Vases, meubles et instrumens. Armes de Mamlouk. 1-5. Tromblon, pistolets &c.; 6-10. Sabres et coutelas; 11-18. Masses d'arme, hache, pique; 19-26. Poignards; 27.28. Casque et bouclier; 29-33. Harnachement.

Luxembourg, batailler de garnison n. 35, 1820

Luxembourg, batailler de garnison n. 35, 1820

Armes des Mamelucs.

Armes des Mamelucs.

Armes and ustensiles des Arabes du désert (Arabie Petrée).

Armes and ustensiles des Arabes du désert (Arabie Petrée).

[Knight in armor with mace, mounted on horse.]

[Knight in armor with mace, mounted on horse.]

Insegne ed armi figurate con questo medesimo ordine nella tomba di Ramses IV [Ramses III].

Insegne ed armi figurate con questo medesimo ordine nella tomba di Ramses IV [Ramses III].

Il re ritorna trionfante in Egitto, e gli vengono incontro gli Egiziani festeggianti.

Il re ritorna trionfante in Egitto, e gli vengono incontro gli Egiziani festeggianti.

Seguito delle battaglie e delle conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I], rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi sulla parete esterna sud-est dell'edifizio di Karnac [Karnak].

Seguito delle battaglie e delle conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I], rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi sulla parete esterna sud-est dell'edifizio di Karnac [Karnak].

Varjie fogge di soldati.

Varjie fogge di soldati.

Torma militare occupata in varie faccende; tra loro è notabile un cavaliere straniero.

Torma militare occupata in varie faccende; tra loro è notabile un cavaliere straniero.

Comincia la serie delle battaglie e conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I] nell' Asia e nell' Africa, rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi a Karnac]. Il re fa grazia ai vinti.

Comincia la serie delle battaglie e conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I] nell' Asia e nell' Africa, rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi a Karnac]. Il re fa grazia ai  vinti.

Soldati, campo di guerra, e tenda del duce.

Soldati, campo di guerra, e tenda del duce.

Comincia la serie delle battaglie e conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I] nell' Asia e nell' Africa, rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi a Karnac [Karnak]]. Frammento di una battaglia coi carri per assaltare una fortezza.

Comincia la serie delle battaglie e conquiste di Menphtah I [Seti I] nell' Asia e nell' Africa, rappresentate in grandi basso-rilievi a Karnac [Karnak]]. Frammento di una battaglia coi carri per assaltare una fortezza.

Varj esercizi e servizi militari.

Varj esercizi e servizi militari.

Torma militare occupata in varie faccende; tra loro è notabile un cavaliere straniero.

Torma militare occupata in varie faccende; tra loro è notabile un cavaliere straniero.

Strumenti e simulacri di guerra.

Strumenti e simulacri di guerra.

Camps et tentes des Turcs : plan de la principale tente du Pacha; vue du camp du Pacha près la colonne de Pompée; plan générale du camp; vue de la tente d'un Kaymakam; vue de la tente d'un Hakem-el-Khot; vue d'un camp de Bey ou d'un Mamour; détails placés dans les tentes; vue d'un camp de Kachef.

Camps et tentes des Turcs : plan de la principale tente du Pacha; vue du camp du Pacha près la colonne de Pompée; plan générale du camp; vue de la tente d'un Kaymakam; vue de la tente d'un Hakem-el-Khot; vue d'un camp de Bey ou d'un Mamour; détails placés dans les tentes; vue d'un camp de Kachef.

[Club and flail.]

[Club and flail.]

Entrance to the Khyber Pass from Punjaub

Entrance to the Khyber Pass from Punjaub

Aga Jan, an officer of the Kohistan rangers; Meer Humzu, trooper of the first regiment, Janbaz cavalry; a serjeant of Affghan infantry; Ahmed Khan, private Kohistan rangers

Aga Jan, an officer of the Kohistan rangers; Meer Humzu, trooper of the first regiment, Janbaz cavalry; a serjeant of Affghan infantry; Ahmed Khan, private Kohistan rangers

Indian and attendants.

Indian and attendants.

Perganeh, near Istalif : Huzzareh's firing with Juzzaeels

Perganeh, near Istalif : Huzzareh's firing with Juzzaeels

Kaukers of the Bolan range

Kaukers of the Bolan range

Jellalabad : Sirdar Mahomed Ukbar Khan

Jellalabad : Sirdar Mahomed Ukbar Khan

Dourraunnee chieftains in full armour

Dourraunnee chieftains in full armour

Ghiljie women of the lower orders; Khoja Padshauh, a Ko-i-staun chief, with his armed retainers

Ghiljie women of the lower orders; Khoja Padshauh, a Ko-i-staun chief, with his armed retainers

Jaunbauz, or Afghaun cavalry, with horse bearing implements for smoking &c.

Jaunbauz, or Afghaun cavalry, with horse bearing implements for smoking &c.

Atmaran" Hindoo of Peshawar

Atmaran" Hindoo of Peshawar

Afghaun foot soldiers in their winter dress

Afghaun foot soldiers in their winter dress

Bala Hissar and city of Kabul, with the British cantonments from the "Ba Maroo" hill. Hostilities commencing.

Bala Hissar and city of Kabul, with the British cantonments from the "Ba Maroo" hill. Hostilities commencing.

Neues Reich. Dynastie. XIX. Theben [Thebes]. Memnonia [Ramesseum]. Tempel Ramses II. Erster Pylon. Westseite, Nordhälfte. Blatt B.

Neues Reich. Dynastie. XIX. Theben [Thebes]. Memnonia [Ramesseum]. Tempel Ramses II. Erster Pylon. Westseite, Nordhälfte. Blatt B.

Warriors in armour fighting in chariots.

Warriors in armour fighting in chariots.

Aethiopen. Begerauîeh [Begrawiya]. Pyramidengruppe A. Pyr. 31. Pylon.

Aethiopen. Begerauîeh [Begrawiya]. Pyramidengruppe A. Pyr. 31. Pylon.

Prisoners brought before the king.

Prisoners brought before the king.

The siege of a city.

The siege of a city.

Warriors in mail before a besieged city.

Warriors in mail before a besieged city.

Ornaments and arms (from the North-West Palace, Nimroud) [Northwest Palace, Calah].

Ornaments and arms (from the North-West Palace, Nimroud) [Northwest Palace, Calah].

Ornaments and arms. (Nimroud) [Calah]

Ornaments and arms. (Nimroud) [Calah]

Aethiopen. Begerauîeh [Begrawiya]. Pyramidengruppe A. Pyr. 15. Pylon.

Aethiopen. Begerauîeh [Begrawiya]. Pyramidengruppe A. Pyr. 15. Pylon.

Large group, two figures wearing masks, one figure carrying a baby in a sling, two figures standing on platform at center.

Large group, two figures wearing masks, one figure carrying a baby in a sling, two figures standing on platform at center.

The siege of the city of Lachish by Sennacherib.

The siege of the city of Lachish by Sennacherib.

Assyrian army before the city of Lachish. (Kouyunjik) [Quyunjik].

Assyrian army before the city of Lachish.  (Kouyunjik) [Quyunjik].

A conquered nation led away captive. (Kouyunjik) [Kuyunjik][Quyunjik].

A conquered nation led away captive.  (Kouyunjik) [Kuyunjik][Quyunjik].

Oesterreich-Ungarn : Mährisches freiw. Schützenkorps; Steirisch. Freiw. Schützenkorps; Wiener Freiwilligenkorps, 1859

Oesterreich-Ungarn : Mährisches freiw. Schützenkorps; Steirisch. Freiw. Schützenkorps; Wiener Freiwilligenkorps, 1859

[Daggers, swords, and battle hatchets displayed at the Armory, Madrid, Spain]

[Daggers, swords, and battle hatchets displayed at the Armory, Madrid, Spain]

Constantinople. Mosque of Tophane

Constantinople. Mosque of Tophane

Arsenal yard, Washington, D.C., from roof of model arsenal

Arsenal yard, Washington, D.C., from roof of model arsenal

Iron casemate carriages / Gustav Stolz, carriage maker of ordn.

Iron casemate carriages / Gustav Stolz, carriage maker of ordn.

Infantry shield

Infantry shield

The ordnance armory, Charleston, S.C. - the volunteer troops trying the arms / from a sketch by our special artist now in Charleston, S.C.

The ordnance armory, Charleston, S.C. - the volunteer troops trying the arms / from a sketch by our special artist now in Charleston, S.C.

Battery A, Fourth U.S. Artillery, Robertson's brigade / negative by J. Gardner, positive by A. Gardner.

Battery A, Fourth U.S. Artillery, Robertson's brigade / negative by J. Gardner, positive by A. Gardner.

[View of bayonet, Shells and other war relics.]

[View of bayonet, Shells and other war relics.]

[View of bayonet, Shells and other war relics.]

[View of bayonet, Shells and other war relics.]

Luxemburg: Gendarmerie, 1869

Luxemburg: Gendarmerie, 1869

Luxemburg: Jaeger-Batallion. 1869.

Luxemburg: Jaeger-Batallion. 1869.

Bhali sooltans, mostly mahomedans, Oude.

Bhali sooltans, mostly mahomedans, Oude.

Rajpoots, Hindoos, Delhi.

Rajpoots, Hindoos, Delhi.

Luxemburg. Infanterie, 1841-1847; Jägerkorps, 1847-1860, 1860-1867. Grossheroglich Luxemburgisches Bundeskontingent

Luxemburg. Infanterie, 1841-1847; Jägerkorps, 1847-1860, 1860-1867.  Grossheroglich Luxemburgisches Bundeskontingent

Baruk Khuttuks, Afghan frontier tribe, Soonee Mussulmans, Kohat.

Baruk Khuttuks, Afghan frontier tribe, Soonee Mussulmans, Kohat.

Oosteranees, Pathan frontier tribe, Soonnee Mussulmans, Derajat, Kohat.

Oosteranees, Pathan frontier tribe, Soonnee Mussulmans, Derajat, Kohat.

Khuttuk horseman, in armour. Soonee Mussulman, Kohat.

Khuttuk horseman, in armour. Soonee Mussulman, Kohat.

Reverse of target

Reverse of target

Bronze shield

Bronze shield

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Hedjaz (Hejaz), Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Hedjaz (Hejaz), Ottoman Empire]

Arabesques : armes de Toman-Bay : ensembles et détails (XVe. siècle)

Arabesques : armes de Toman-Bay : ensembles et détails (XVe. siècle)

[Typical bow used by a samurai]

[Typical bow used by a samurai]

[Pikes or halberds and staffs]

[Pikes or halberds and staffs]

[Hand-held mace?]

[Hand-held mace?]