Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
Costumes Turcs
Vol. II Folio 70. Arnavut

Arnavut or Albanian. An Albanian dancer wearing a round, close-fitting red with tassles, red sleeveless jerkin with silver fasteners and a white skirt. Brown purse.
British Museum. Registration number: 1974,0617,
Previously owned by Heinrich Friedrich von Diez

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