CollectionAsian State Letters
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Sultan Mahmud II of the Ottoman Empire to George IV.
DateFebruary - March 1821
WriterMahmud II, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire
AddresseeGeorge IV, King
DescriptionExpresses appreciation for the work of the outgoing British Ambassador to the Sublime Porte, Bartholomew Frere, who had earned the approval of the Grand Vizier, Seyyid 'Ali Riza Pasha. Expresses the desire for the continuation of the alliance and friendly relations between the Ottoman and British states.

Dated early Cemazylahire 1236. Divani script; gold tugra.
LanguageOttoman Turkish
Extent1 document
Physical DescriptionManuscript paper
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