Caroline Forster-Ioannidis

Caroline Forster-Ioannidis

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Life Mag Nov 27 1944 p 21-27 | The massacre at Distomo

Article in "LIFE" magazine about what the Nazi Germans did to Greece during WWII (including the massacre at the town of Distomo, hence the photo)

76945-costume-research-and-more: “ Greek man in full army costume… also stayed in Egypt during the Mamluk Dynasty 19th century Orientalist drawing … artist not named ”

Selahlik silahlik or bensilah. Ottoman leather weapons belt (selahlik / silahlik) worn throughout the Ottoman Empire, made from layers of leather containing slips to hold a yatagan sword and other weapons.

Images from Greece, Megara. - Άναμα του καντηλιού. The icon corner is a central part of an Orthodox home. In the center notice the 'Stephanothiki' - an icon of Christ and the Theotokos.

Images from Greece, Megara. The icon corner is a central part of an Orthodox home. In the center notice the 'Stephanothiki' - an icon of Christ and the Theotokos.