Soltan Hotomannus Turcarum Imperator.Praedatur pullos pedibusqs eviscerat uncis...Et scevo tutas solus ab hoste sacis.
Engraving. Plate 203 x 126mm (8 x 5"). Cut to platemark.
Sultan Osman II (1604-1622), Sultan of the Ottoman empire from 1618 until his death. He was also known as a poet and mastered many languages. He secured the empire's eastern border by signing a peace treaty with Safavid Iran. He personally led the Ottoman invasion of Poland during the Moldovian Magnate Wars.
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