Ottoman Empire, Sultan Mehmed II.

Ottoman Empire  nobility costume. Turkish turban and kaftan.

Sultan Mehmed II.

Ottoman Empire, Portrait of Sultan Mehmed II. (1432-1481 )

Painting by Gentile Bellini (not proved),  25 November 1480.

Note:  Traditional Bulgarian Costume 1843.

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