Imrahor Camii

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Title Variant: 

Monastery of Saint John Stoudios, Imrahor Mosque

Image View Description: 

Exterior: Northern Facade Detail

Date: 

ca.450

Location: 

Location 2: 

Work Type: 

Notes: 

Originally built in the mid fifth century by the Roman Senator Stoudios, this sanctuary was intended as a Christian basilica. It was converted into a mosque in 1486 by Ilyas Bey and was destroyed in 1894.

Culture: 

Subject: 

Islam

Subject 2: 

Byzantine (architecture)

Subject 3: 

Turkish (architecture)

Subject 4: 

Christian (architecture)

Photographer: 

Image Source: 

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

Image Date: 

July, 2014

Geographic Coordinates: 

40.996165, 28.928576

Record ID: 

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