Urfakapı

Exterior: General View from Outside City Walls, facing Northeast

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Urfa Gate, Urfa Kapısı

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ca. 1183-1184

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Latitude: 37.910919000000
Longitude: 40.227328000000

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The walls were originally completed in the 4th century CE and were rebuilt and expanded over time. This particular gate was built in the Artuqid period around 1183, although the north entrance is dated back to the 5th century.

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Photography by the Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archeology, Columbia University

Image Date: 

May 30th, 2015