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Nandini Das and Haydn Williams discuss how a fashion for all things Turkish permeated everyday European life in the late 17th and 18th centuries.

How a craze for all things Turkish permeated everyday European life in the late 17th and 18th centuries.
Presenter Nandini Das and pioneer in the field of Turquerie Haydn Williams take a trip to the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford and explore how art, culture, dress, food, and social habits were influenced by this forgotten fashion, rooted in fantasy and masquerade, which swept across Europe.

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