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Illustrations of Ottomans circa 1790 from
Costumes Turcs
Vol. II Folio 125. The mule which carries other presents to Mecca


Mulet qui porte d'autres presens ŕ la Mecque.
The mule which carries other presents to Mecca. White mule with a large bell round its neck and other small bells. Mahmil fastened to its back is decorated with plumed sticks.
British Museum. Registration number: 1974,0617,0.12.2.125
Previously owned by Heinrich Friedrich von Diez

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