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Topkapi Palace in Istanbul, Turkey.

Topkapi Palace in Istanbul, Turkey.

A luxurious reading room, one of Calli's favorite spots in the Topkapi Palace in #Istanbul #Turkey

A luxurious reading room, one of Calli's favorite spots in the Topkapi Palace in #Istanbul #Turkey

On 11 May 1747, the Ottoman Padishah Mahmud the First sent an embassy with valuable gifts and led by Kesriyeli Ahmed Pasha to Nadir Shah. Among the gifts which Sultan Mahmud sent was a particularly outstanding dagger whose handle and sheath were decorated with precious stones. The Treasury Master had had this dagger made by the foremost jewelers of Istanbul, having provided all the stones necessary from the Treasury.

On 11 May 1747, the Ottoman Padishah Mahmud the First sent an embassy with valuable gifts and led by Kesriyeli Ahmed Pasha to Nadir Shah. Among the gifts which Sultan Mahmud sent was a particularly outstanding dagger whose handle and sheath were decorated with precious stones. The Treasury Master had had this dagger made by the foremost jewelers of Istanbul, having provided all the stones necessary from the Treasury.

Gardens, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey

Gardens, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey

Topkapi Palace . Istanbul

Topkapi Palace . Istanbul

Door, Topkapi Palace | Istanbul, Turkey, 2010

Door, Topkapi Palace | Istanbul, Turkey, 2010

Chimney - Topkapı Palace - Istanbul, Turkey © Motaz Al Tawil

Chimney - Topkapı Palace - Istanbul, Turkey © Motaz Al Tawil

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Topkapi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey

Topkapi Palace, Istanbul, Turkey

Harem Room . Topkapi Palace . Istanbul, Turkey

Harem Room . Topkapi Palace . Istanbul, Turkey

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