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Fath-namah by Sultan Mehmed I

Date 818 / 13.3.1415 - 29.2.1416
Content Report by the Ottoman Sultan Mehmed I to an anonymous ruler about his military campaign in Bughdan.
Type fath-namah
Category Letters and Correspondence
Script nasta'liq
Archive Topkapı Sarayı Müzesi Arşivi (İstanbul)
Publication Fekete, Lajos, and György Hazai, eds. Einführung in die persische Paläographie: 101 Dokumente. Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1977. 77-85, Tafel 6-10
Keywords military | Ottoman Empire
Individuals Mehmed I, Sultan
Places Bughdan
Notes The document is incomplete because the glue which held the several paperstrips together was getting loose with time, therefore, the first and last strips are missing.
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