Armenian lady of Constantinople 1850. Ottoman Empire nobilty dress. Gallery: “Sheets for costume design: historical and folk costumes. Published by Franz Lipperheide, 1876-1887.
Traditional Bulgarian Costume 1843. Traditional Bulgarian national costume. Ottoman Empire. Costume Traditionnel Bulgare. Gallery: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel by Auguste… Read More
Turkish Woman costume with child. Ottoman Empire. From the Book: Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel (1843) by Auguste… Read More
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Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world, based on authentic documents and and newer travel (1843) by Auguste Wahlen.
Costume Iman of Turkey, Ottoman Empire 1843.
Turkish costumes Ottoman Empire. 17th and first half of the 18th century. Top row left: Ottoman women street costume. Clothing of Sultana, Sultan and Turkish dancer. Right: Costumes of the Turkish… Read More
It has been remarked before, that the dress of the women in many of these Islands was extremely picturesque and becoming. The present, perhaps, is only partially so, on account of the concealment of the lower part of the face
Reis Effendi. Minister for Foreign affairs. Ottoman Empire. THE office of Reis Effendi unites what in Europe would be called Secretary at State, high Chancellor of the Empire, and Minister… Read More
The Muslim soldiers are divided into two classes: the Spahis, or cavalry, and the Janissaries, or infantry.
THE various institutions of the Dervishes (Sufi) are established upon different principles. Each founder gave a distinctive character to his sect, by the statues, regulations, and practices, which he appointed.