14 de Julio de 1683, las tropas turcas inician el asedio de Viena, bajo el mando del Gran Visir Kara Mustafa. Dos meses más tarde serían totalmente derrotados en la Batalla de Kahlenberg. Cortesía de Peter Dennis. Más en www.elgrancapitan.org/foro
Ottoman Sultan surrounded by peiks (messengers) and solak guards.
The battle of Vienna 1683 by DevJohnson.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt
Landsknechts: Siege of Tunis, 1535 (attack on Tunis, then under the control of the Ottoman Empire, by the Spanish Empire and its allies.)
Jan III Sobieski and his army around Vienna. He led 18,000 horsemen down the hills, the largest cavalry charge in history. The Ottoman siege of Vienna was lifted. Croissants and coffee were the spoils of victory. bg
Ottoman Janissaries including ship crest. Janissaries are higher class and are the Sultan's guard.
Angus McBride - Emperador indo-persa, siglo XVII.
Ottoman Troops: 1: Cavalryman with Tuğ; 2: Sipahi; 3: Janissary cavalryman; 4: Cavalryman with the banner of Hayreddin Barbarossa; 5: Light infantryman; 6: Deli cavalryman; 7: Heavy Sipahi trooper; 8: Maghrebi Arab with Adarga shield
Osprey - Men-At-Arms 320 - Armies of the Caliphates 862-1098