A Porter from Istanbul.

Turkish porter. Ottoman empire clothing. Traditional Armenian costume.

A Turkish porter. (Armenian)

A Porter from Istanbul.

The porters of Istanbul at the time of the Ottoman Empire were mostly Armenian men.

Source: Oriental and Sacred Scences, from notes of travel in Greece, Turkey and Palestine by Howe Fisher. Published 1854.

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