Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
Costumes Turcs
Vol. II Folio 21. Turkish female dancer


Zenghi danseuse turcque.
Turkish female dancer, çengi. Holding castanets (şakşak). She has bare feet and is wearing a round red hat and a blue robe.
British Museum. Registration number: 1974,0617,0.12.2.21
Previously owned by Heinrich Friedrich von Diez

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