Arap Camii

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Title Variant: 

Arab Mosque

Image View Description: 

Exterior: Detail

Date: 

13th century

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Notes: 

Originally a 13th century church dedicated to San Domenico. Consecrated to mosque between 1475-1478 by Sultan Mehmed II. Sultan Bayezid later assigned the mosque to Arab Muslims of Andalusia who fled the Spanish Inquisition.

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Image Source: 

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

Image Date: 

23-Jul-13

Geographic Coordinates: 

41.024277,28.970926

Record ID: 

1314_istanbul2013_arapcamii_018