Design: The dotted 'i' is seen as a capital letter in the Turkish alphabet. The rather crude illustration, in which mechanical screens are employed, shows what is known as Leander's Tower. Seated on a rocky outcrop in the waters of the Bosphorus Straits, just off the city of Istanbul, it was first built in 408 BC by an Athenian general as a fortress to control the movement of shipping in the area. It was later used as a lighthouse, and is presently a restaurant.
History: Unknown (have info? Please send to email@example.com). Label scan courtesy of collector Ken Hagelthorn of the U.S.A.