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Ottoman Empire

Delve into the fascinating history of the Ottoman Empire and discover its impact on the world. Uncover the rise and fall of this powerful empire and its lasting legacy.
History Of Islam, World History, Ancient History, Middle Ages History, Turkish Clothing, Ottoman Decor, Muslim Images, Tourist Map, Ancient Persian

I can't resist sharing this image, even though I don't know much about where it comes from or the people in it. If anyone does please let me know. In a mix of Ottoman and French it shows a number of powerful figures from the Ottoman court with their titles, all originally derived from rather menial positions in the palace staff, as well as the more important duties they assumed in time. The Segban Bachi, or Head of the Hounds, is described as the Head Officer of the Janissaries. Next is the…

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Huseyin Egun

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