Illustrations by Viskovatov
Armament of German infantry regiments stationed in Russian service in the 17th century; shown in the Ратном Charter in the year 1647.


Вооружение пеших Немецких полков, находившихся в Российской служжбе в XVII столетии; показанное в Ратном Уставе 1647-го года.

Armament of German infantry regiments stationed in Russian service in the 17th century; shown in the Ратном Charter in the year 1647.
Lithograph 114 in "Historical description of the clothes and weapons of Russian troops" by Viskovatov, 2nd edition published in 1899.

Aleksandr Vasilíevich Viskovatov, Born April 22, 1804; died February 27, 1858, in St. Petersburg. Russian military historian. Viskovatovís most important work, A Historical Description of the Uniform and Weapons of Russian Troops (vols. 1-30, 1841-62; 2nd ed., vols. 1-34, 1899-1948), is based on an enormous amount of archival material.
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