Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
Costumes Turcs
Vol. II Folio 113. Tavşan oğlanı

Tauschen oglan ou zenghi.
Tavşan oğlanı, a boy dancer belonging to a certain class of dancers (çengi) in the Palace. Young boy with ginger hear wearing a white cap, cerise calf-length trousers, black slippers, dark blue tunic and high-necked white blouse with a red tie.
British Museum. Registration number: 1974,0617,
Previously owned by Heinrich Friedrich von Diez

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