Tribesmen from NW frontier, India, with flintlock blunderbuss, late 19th to early 20th century. Pathan (Afghan) Tribesmen - North West Frontier Province. On the reverse of this postcard, a British officer has written "These are the hillmen we have to contend with"! Spot the cheeky British soldier sneaking into the shot. The North-West Frontier is now the border region between Afghanistan and Pakistan.