Photograph of the copy of the fountain of Ahmed III
MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art
The Austrian Empire was very interested in fostering trade relations with the Ottoman Empire. To that end, a copy of the fountain of Ahmed III in Istanbul was built in Vienna on the occasion of the 1873 World's Fair.
"Photograph of the copy of the fountain of Ahmed III" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2020. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;at;17;en;N
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MWNF Working Number: AT 017
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