Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
Costumes Turcs
Vol. I Folio 72. Nakib


Nagif Effendi, qui est de la police de la Ville.
Nakib, warden of a community or a guild, later a policeman. Dark green kaftan with large sleeves. Green turban wound round a close-fitting dark blue cap.
British Museum. Registration number: 1974,0617,0.12.1.72
Previously owned by Heinrich Friedrich von Diez

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See a Nakib écherif tchaouch : huissier de justice, a bailiff in Monnier's album Costumes Orientaux (Recueil de costumes et vêtements de l'Empire ottoman au 18e siècle)