A Member of the Divan. Ottoman Empire officials. Higher-ranking Ottoman administrative official, member of the Divan (high governmental body).
The Turban Bearer of the Turkish Sultan. Turban bearer – Official responsible for the guarding of the Sultan’s turbans.
Sword Bearer to the Ottoman Sultans. Selictár Agá. IN the grand ceremony of girding on the saber, which takes place on the accession of the Grand Signior (Sultan), and of which… Read More
The thirty-first Odah (regiment, chamber) of the Janissaries, whose symbol is an anchor, is employed in the sea service.