Basilica Cistern

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482-565

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Yerebatan Sarnici

Image View Description: 

Interior: Columns, Capitols, Vault Detail

Date: 

6th century CE

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453 ft by 212 ft

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Originally built in 542 and went through numerous repairs and renovations

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

Image Date: 

2003

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