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Bostangi, plate 29 in the book The Military Costume of Turkey (London: T. McLean, 1818)
Publisher:
Date:
1818
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Aquatint And Etching With Hand Coloring
Dimensions:
Sheet: 350 x 250 mm (13 3/4 x 9 13/16 in.)
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.39095.30
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

single military figure followed by page of explanatory text: Bostangi are first and outer guard of the seraglio, superintendents of the palaces and gardens, and accompany Sultan on his barge

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