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English: "An unhappy wife is complaining to the Kaddi about her husband's impotence her evidence is a zibik (dildo)"
Français : Une femme se plaint auprès du cadi de l'impuissance de son mari. Sa pièce à conviction, un zibik.
Date 18th century
Source Image and description are taken from Sema Nilgün Erdoǧan, Sexual life in Ottoman society, Dönence, 1996, isbn:9757054003, p.129-130
Author Miniature from Hamse-i Atai


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