Conquest of Constantinople. Detail.Janissaries and Muslim Troops.Moldovita Monas
16th c Romanian Byzantine (Balkan) Painting
The Janissaries were slaves of the sultan. They had been kidnapped as boys, converted to Islam and trained by the Sultan to serve as his personal troops.
Caption: MOLDAVIAN | Moldovita Monastery. Conquest of Constantinople. Detail.Janissaries and Muslim T | 1532 | Romanian | Byzantine (Balkan)
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