Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
Costumes Turcs
Vol. II Folio 68. A Turkish pilgrim


Turc, comme il va d'ici ŕ la Mecque.
A Turkish man in the costume worn when travelling to Mecca. Bare legs, blue knee-length trousers, red slippers, brown sleeveless kaftan, white blouse with blue stripes and a white turban with green stripes. Holding a staff.
British Museum. Registration number: 1974,0617,0.12.2.68
Previously owned by Heinrich Friedrich von Diez

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