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The author praying before Saint Michael at his arrival at Mont Saint-Michel, France.
Reception of a caravan comprised of officials on a pilgrimage at a convent in Jerusalem.
Mount Sinai and the Monastery of Saint Catherine (A). Mount Moses (D). In the foreground, caravan of Ottoman pilgrims to Mecca.
Tags: Animals, Camels, Caravans, Costume - Hats and headwear, Egypt, Equids, Ethnic groups, Horses, Human types, Mount Moses (Gabal Musa), Mount Sinai, Natural environment, Ottomans, Pilgrimages, Pilgrims, Religious practices, Saint Catherine's Monastery (Mount Sinai), Social sphere and everyday life, Travel, Turks, Views
The bazaar of Athens. On the forefront, on the right, an emancipated African slave. On the doorway, the owner of the coffeehouse who is brigning a tray with coffee to the Ottoman governor Disdar Aga. Disdar Aga is sitting on the stairs, dressed in red, and next to him sits another Turkish aga. Standing at the entrance of the coffeehouse, the Greek voivode (governor) of Salamis island, who is conversing a Greek Baratario (protegé of a foreign power). At the centre of the picture, three Turkish women covered with long white veils. According to Edward Dodwell's description, the rest of the women depicted are Arvanite. Standing, on the right, a devout Muslim in green costume, an indication that he has made the pilgrimage to Mecca.
Tags: Acropoleis, Acropolis of Athens, Africans, Animals, Arvanites, Athens, Attica, Cafés / Cafeneia, Carpets, Castles and fortresses, Children, Coffee, Commerce, Costume - Hats and headwear, Economic activities, Ethnic groups, Everyday objects / Domestic utensils and vessels, Greece, Greengrocers, Human types, Itinerant traders, Merchants / Traders, Monastiraki, Mosques, Musical instruments, Musicians, Natural environment, Ottoman officials, Pack animals, Pilgrims, Shoes and footwear, Smoking, Social sphere and everyday life, State and military institutions - Diplomatic relations, Street markets and bazaars, Turks, Tzistaraki Mosque (Athens), Views, Voivodes, Walls, Women
View of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre with the stone which commemorates the spot of the third fall of Christ on the route to Golgotha.
Procession on the Day of Corpus Christi, in which Venetian senators bid the pigrims to the Holy Land farewell.
Tags: Architecture and built environment, Costume - Hats and headwear, Feast of Corpus Christi, Italy, Piazza San Marco (Venice), Pilgrims, Processions, Religious ceremonies, Religious practices, Senate of Venice, Senators of Venice, State and military institutions - Diplomatic relations, Veneto, Venice
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. In the foreground, a Turk charges the pilgrims their entrance to the church.
Jacob Breuning, his companion Carlier de Pinon and their guide on their trip from Egypt to Palestine. Jacob Breuning and his companion wear Ottoman costumes, yet their hats are similar to those of Christian pilgrims. In the same context, their guide carries a pilgrim as well as a rosario.
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