Stern Escutcheon of The Ironclad Aziziye

In the center of the escutcheon, there is a round and classical Turkish shield. A round medallion which has a wreath of laurel and oak leaves is located above the shield. The tughra of Sultan Abdülhamit II appears in the medallion. On left and right side of the shield, a helmet, a horsetail, a spear, the flags of the Ottoman Dynasty and Islamic Caliph and also swords draws the attention. On the lower side, 'Aziziye' is written on a red based cartouche.


Dimensions: 191 x 261 cm