Armor of the Ottoman Empire. A complete suit of century armor as worn by fully armored cavalryman (sipahi) including Chichak (helmet), krug (chest armor), zirah (mail shirt), kolluk/bazu band (vambrace/arm guards), dizcek (cuisse or knee and thigh arm
Jacket, Corfu Greece, Short, fitted jackets were fashionable for men and women in century Greece. Embroidering with metal thread is a long tradition in Greece that was profoundly influenced by centuries of Ottoman rule.
This rare ruby and diamond tiara comes from the Ottoman Empire, Turkey, c. Its openwork frame supports a large diamond floral rosette in the center surrounded by diamond petals and floral sprays. On top, the crown boasts a star and crescent.