Osman II: The Young Sultan

Introduction This article will briefly introduce you to the life of Sultan Osman II, who ruled the Ottoman Empire starting in 1618 CE and reigning until 1622 CE. We will cover Osman II Birth and early life, his reign as sultan, and his death. Birth and Early Life of Sultan Osman II Sultan Osman II,Continue reading “Osman II: The Young Sultan”

Akce: Silver Ottoman Coinage

Introduction This article briefly introduces the Ottoman silver coin known as the Acke. We will cover the history of Ottoman silver, the Akce itself, and its eventual debasement. Ottoman Silver History Ottoman silver coins, also known as akce, were essential to the Ottoman Empire’s monetary system. They were first introduced in the late 15th centuryContinue reading “Akce: Silver Ottoman Coinage”

Ottoman Empire: The House Of Osman

Introduction This article is meant to act as a brief introduction to the Ottoman Empire and its history. The Ottoman Empire has a long history, which is impossible to cover every aspect in this article, but we will cover The Ottoman Empire’s early history, the Ghazi tribe, Ottoman culture, The Sultan of the Ottomans, theContinue reading “Ottoman Empire: The House Of Osman”