Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
Costumes Turcs
Vol. II Folio 78. Acıbademci

Hadgiam, vendeur de biscuit.
Acıbademci, seller of macaroons. Carrying a container on his head with large flat toast or biscuits with holes in them and a three-legged stool to stand it on. Blue sleeveless jacket, white blouse with large sleeves. Red girdle with a pouch.
British Museum. Registration number: 1974,0617,
Previously owned by Heinrich Friedrich von Diez

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