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The text concerns Zâl's fight with the Turanian hero Khazarvân, but the illustration shows Rustam in his traditional costume and mounted on Rakhsh striking off the head of a dragon with his sword.

Costume des Jariottes [a man from the Isle of Jerba?]. [69]

Costume des femmes de Scio [Chios]. [81]

Bach-caracoulouctri [bash karakullukchu], ou chef cuisinier des jannissaires en grand costume. [42]

Yenitzery [yenicheri], ou jannissaire en costume ordinaire. [37]

Costume de Candiottes [a Cretan]. [68]

Costume des femmes de Polycandre. [84].

Jannissaire en grand costume. [41]

Costume Asiatique. [63]

[Egg dance]

The first plate of the regalia : the open pall, the supertunica of cloath of gold, the surcoat of crimson sattin, a armilla, the colobium sindonis, a buskin, a sandall, the spurrs, the ampulla or eaglet, the anointing spoon, King Edwards Chair in which his Majestie was crownd, curtana or the sword of mercy, the second sword, the third sword.

The second plate of the regalia : St. Edward's crown, The crown of state, the orbe, the queens circle, the crown wherwith the queen was crowned, the rich crown, the king's coronation ring, St. Edward's staff,..., the Queen's scepter.

Le maitre de danse.

Habit of Selim in the Tragedy of Barbarossa. Selim dans la Tragédie de Barberousse.

Habit of Coriolanus in the Tragedy of Coriolanus. Coriolan dans la tragédie de Coriolan.

Habit of Zara in the Tragedy of the Mourning Bride. Habillement de Zara dans la Tragédie inituleé the Mourning Bride.

Habit of Perdita in the comedy of the Winter's Tale. Perdita dans la comédie intitulée The Winter's Tale.

Habit of Eltruda in the Masque of Alfred. Eltrude dans le Masque d'Alfred.

Habit of Imoinda in the Tragedy of Oroonoko. Imoidnde dans la Tragédie d'Oroonoko.

Habit of Dorilas in the Tragedy of Merope. Dorilas dans la Tragédie de Merope.

The play-house habit of King Richard III. Habit de theatre du roi Richard III.

Habit of Imoinda in the Tragedy of Oroonoko. Imoidnde dans la Tragédie d'Oroonoko.

Habit of Aletes in the Tragedy of Cruesa. Altétes dans la tragedie de Creuse.

Habit of Tancred in the Tragedy of Tancred & Sigismunda. Tancréd dans la Tragédie de mème nom, et Sigismonde.

Habit of Comus in the Masque of Comus. Comus dans le Masque de Comus.

Military costume of the Revolution

Festival procession, musicians and white robed attendants bearing green litter with elaborate white canopy, carrying a man and a woman

Seated blacksmith surrounded by tools

Camel and rider in white robe, with two white buildings and figures standing in the background

Male miller with two oxen, seated man in the background

3 toddy gatherers(?) and 1 woman drinking and resting in front of small building

Man in white dhoti and red hat, carrying flat basket of greens in arm

Servant in white shirt, red dhoti, striped belt, and blue hat

3 men holding another man down to ground

Casket with 4 bearers, 2 aristocrats leading procession

Seated male silversmith/jewelrymaker in front of small jewellry and tools

Man in white dhoti with two orange bundles on stick over shoulder

Seated male emroiderer on blue striped rug

Two white oxen pulling cart bearing furniture and driver, following attendant in blue coat

Seated male butcher with meat hanging on hooks, in front of a goat head

Two women spinning white threads

Male spice/salt vendor holding a balance

Woman in blue sari

Horse-drawn two-wheeled carriage with blue wheels

Elabroate red carriage with 5 attendants, drawn by 6 elephants with 6 mahouts

Servant/toddy gatherer, puring white liquid into blue barrel

Dancing girl in green skirt and pink scarf, right arm raised

Woman in red sari, arms at sides

Man in white clothes, green belt and red head cover

Musical procession of 3 men with instruments, leading towards large white temple on a hill

Seated male emroiderer on blue striped rug

Female spinner in front of white building

Seated female fishmonger in pink sari

Seated male silversmith/jewelrymaker in front of small jewellry and tools

Seated female fishmonger in white sari

2 white oxen in red coverings drawing green carriage with driver, female passenger in green dress, and 1 attendant

Horse drawn two-wheeled white carriage with driver and male passenger

Man in white dhoti with green belt and red hat

Man in white dhoti, holding spear

Six servants standing around green palanquin on the ground

Festival procession, Hanuman/green monkey god figure on litter, with 8 bearers, and 2 others leading, making offerings

Musician with stringed instrument in white shirt with red belt

Aristocrat and porter

Man in white ironing at table

Woman in red sari with basket on head

Seated male food vendor roasting meat on spit, fanning flames

Oxen-drawn green and pink carriage with female passenger, driver and servant

Woman in white sari carrying green bundle on head

Seated female fishmonger (the top of her sari is not painted)

Seated female salt merchant in red sari

Male servant in white with purple hookah and rug under arm

Woman in red sari with two orange bundles on stick over shoulder

Toddy gatherers in landscape with palm trees

Seated female salt merchant in red sari

Snake charmers, 3 men and 1 woman

Male spice/salt vendor holding a balance

Seated male carpenter sawing a board, with tools on the ground

Servant/toddy gatherer, puring white liquid into blue barrel

Dancing girl in green skirt and pink scarf, left arm raised

Funeral pyre set afire by male servant in white dhoti, 5 seated servants observing

Male servant with straw broom

Seated male carpenter sawing a wood board, with tools on the ground

2 male musicians and 4 dancing/playing girls with sticks in circle

Seated male carpenter sawing a wood board, with tools on the ground

Seated male carpenter sawing a board, with tools on the ground

Musician with stringed instrument in white shirt and green belt

Hunting scene, leopard attacking one of two elephants, howdahs, mahouts

Elephant with caparison and howdah. Mahout in white robe and attendants, buildings in the background

Closed green palanquin with umbrella, male passenger, four bearers in red robes, and one attendant

Aristocrats (9 men) standing on dais with ornate rugs

Elabroate red carriage with 5 attendants, drawn by 6 elephants with 6 mahouts

4 men and 2 oxen working in the fields

Musical procession of 3 men with instruments, leading towards large white temple on a hill

Dancing girl in green skirt and pink scarf, right arm raised

3 men holding another man down to ground

Seated male potter with tonsured hair, in front of pottery wheel and 6 jugs

Camel rider in blue robe

Male servant with purple hookah and rug under arm

Seated male silversmith/jewelrymaker with small jewellry on red rug, holding tools

Casket with 4 bearers, 2 aristocrats leading procession

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