Ottoman Sultan

century painting showing the Ottoman Sultan Mehmed IV, Taking the throne at age six, his reign was significant as he changed the nature of the Sultan's position forever by giving up most of his executive power to his Grand Vizier.

Kösem Sultan was one of the most powerful women in Ottoman history. Favorite consort and later wife of Ottoman Sultan Ahmed I, she achieved power and influenced the politics of the Ottoman Empire through her husband, then through her sons Murad IV and Ibrahim I (the Mad) and finally through her minor grandson Mehmed IV. She was a prominent figure during the sultanate of the women. She was official regent twice and was thereby one of two women to have been formal regents of the Ottoman…

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These figures represent a Sultan and a Sultana in the Ottoman Empire in 1500.

Ulfgar and I going Turkish for Night? These figures represent a Sultan and a Sultana in the Ottoman Empire in

hurrem sultan..the most beautiful who was the most powerful woman in the ottoman. the legal wife of sultan suleyman

the most beautiful who was the most powerful woman in the ottoman. the legal wife of sultan suleyman

Kösem Sultan (Mâh-Peyker Sultan) 1589-1651 was one of the most powerful women in Ottoman history. She achieved power and influenced the course of the Ottoman empire through her consort Sultan Ahmet I, then through her sons Murad IV and Ibrahim I ('the Mad’) and finally through her minor grandson Mehmed IV. She was regent twice and was thereby one of two women to have been formal regents of the Ottoman Empire. It is rumored that Mehmed's mother Turhan Hatice ordered Kösem's assassination.

Authentic Depiction of the Son of the Turkish Emperor Ibrahim, and of the Sultana, his Mother, Captured in a Naval Battle by the Knights of Malta and Abducted to the Island of Malta.

A mongol Elite cavalryman or commander. Magnificently equipped in steel lamellar armour. While the mongol light cavalry wore leather lamellar armour or no armour at all,the heavy cavalry had the excellent steel lamellar armour. Mongol commanders didn't participate in the battle, but would head to a excellent view point of the battlefield and direct orders from there-unlike their counterparts.They also used banner flags rather than voice commands for excellent command and control.

A mongol Elite cavalryman or commander.Magnificently equipped in steel lamellar…

:Ahmed III by John Young.1 July 1736 - Sultan 3. Ahmet, 23. Osmanlı padişahı (d. 1673)

:Ahmed III by John July 1736 - Sultan Ahmet, Osmanlı padişahı (d…

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