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A Janizary.

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A Janizary.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- 1600s -- Turkish

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1667
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-16-Tu
Capes (Clothing) -- 1600-1699
Clothing & dress -- Turkey -- 1600-1699
Staffs (Sticks) -- 1600-1699
Headgear -- 1600-1699
Turks -- Clothing & dress -- 1600-1699
Men -- Clothing & dress -- Turkey -- 1600-1699
Janizaries -- Turkey -- 1600-1699
Militias -- Turkey -- 1600-1699
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Printed on border: "Of the Hanizaries." "The next main sinew of the Ottoman power is the order of Janizaries, which is as much as to say, the new militia; and yet their antiquity may be deduced from Ottoman the first king of the Turks …" Wrinkles and spots on image.
Source note: The present state of the Ottoman Empire : containing the maxims of the Turkish politie, the most material points of the Mahometan religion. Printed for John Starkey Henry Brome, 1667) Rycaut, Paul, Sir (1628-1700), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; plate mark 15 x 9 cm. (5 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1635698
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17119633
Barcode: 33333159195730
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e6f0000-c540-012f-d789-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1667: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A Janizary." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1667. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e01f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "A Janizary." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e01f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1667). A Janizary. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e01f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A Janizary.