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Click the dots to hear each phrase in the tughra, or official signature, of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent, which contains the phrase "Süleiman, king, son of Selim, king, Han the Victorious forever."

Tap the dots to hear each phrase in the tughra, or official signature, of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent, which contains the phrase "Süleiman, king, son of Selim, king, Han the Victorious forever."

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Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Süleiman the Magnificent (r. 1520–66), ca. 1555–60
Turkey, Istanbul
Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper
Rogers Fund, 1938 (38.149.1)