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Mustafa Ağa [Meremetçi: ‘the Mender’]locked

(d Istanbul, c. 1665).
  • Howard Crane

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Ottoman architect. Known as the ‘Mender’, owing to his early career as a repairer and restorer, he was appointed chief imperial architect on the removal of Kasım Ağa in 1644, although he reportedly spent so much on building stables at Üsküdar for Ibrahim (reg...

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