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Subject: Батыр 'hero' warrior horseman
Culture: Kazakh Turk
Setting: Dzungar wars, Kazakh khanate 17-18thc





Context (Event Photos, Period Sources)








Hat

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Costume

​* Sichel 1986 p51
"Men's folk costumes from the Mogilev area consists of linen trousers and a shirt, as well as a wrap-over coat with a stand-up collar, known as a karakin, in grey wool for winter made of natural coloured linen for summer wear. ...
​   "Both men and women wear lapti, which are shoes made of the inner bark of trees or from tree fibres.  The woollen [sic] or linen bands wound around their feet and calves are held on by cord or thonging." 






Shield

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Crop

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Pouch

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