Tiles in the Harem at Topkapi Palace
The Imperial Harem was the inner sanctum of the Topkapi Palace where the Sultan and his family lived. Standing on a peninsular overlooking the Bosphorus Strait and Golden Horn, Topkapi Palace was the primary residence of the Ottoman sultans for approximately 400 years (1465–1856) of their 624-year reign.
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16th century 17th century Asia Constantinople Eurasia Europe Harem-i Hümayûn Imperial Harem Istanbul Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Middle East Ottoman Empire Ottoman architecture Sultan Topkapi Palace Topkapı Palace Topkapı Saray Turkey harem inside interior privy chambers royal apartments tiles
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