Ismihan Sultan
d. 1585
Turkey
Ismihan Sultan was the eldest daughter of Ottoman sultan Selim II. She was married to the vizier Sokollu Mehmed Paşa, who reigned as grand vizier for fourteen years under three Ottoman sultans. Along with her husband, she is known as the patron of architectural works that feature prominently in the landscape of Istanbul.

Sources

Necipoğlu, Gülru. The Age of Sinan: Architectural Culture in the Ottoman Empire, 331-333. London: Reaktion Books, 2005.

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Variant Names
Ismihan Sultan
Esma Han Sultan
Esmehan Sultan
Esmehan Hanım Sultan