CollectionAsian State Letters
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Sultan Mahmud II of the Ottoman Empire to George IV
DateJune - July 1820
WriterMahmud II, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire
AddresseeGeorge IV, King
DescriptionLists holy places, and towns and regions ruled by the Sultan. Expresses appreciation for the work of Sir Robert Liston, the previous British Ambassador to the Sublime Porte. Highest importance attached to the maintenance of good relations between the two States.

Dated mid-Ramadan 1235. Divani script; Imperial tugra in gold.
LanguageOttoman Turkish
Extent1 document
Physical DescriptionManuscript paper
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