Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
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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