Guy Martin

Bagicilar, Istanbul, Turkey

The black flag associated with Jihad or Al Raya - it has been a symbol of of religious fighting and battles since the founding of Islam in the 7th century. The Prophet Muhamed and many of his companions are said to have carried a similar black flag into battle.
It is among items of clothing and objects found in an Islamic clothing and accessory shop in the Bagicilar district of Istanbul.

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Guy Martin
Bagicilar, Istanbul
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42.33 x 28.25 cm (300 dpi)
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