A realistic depiction of Janissary outfit

A Janissary A rare photograph of janissary outfit displayed in the old Military Museum in Istanbul. The museum was open between 1908-1940 years and a number of Ottoman military  figures were exhibited in realistic fashion with original costumes. (The picture is taken from an article by Alaeddin Avcı, published in April 1977 in a history magazine, Hayat Tarih Mecmuası)


About Erdal Küçükyalçın

Scholar, writer, publisher and probably a number of other things he's still looking for...
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