Yeni Camii

Exterior: Northwestern Facade Detail, Ornamental Detail; Inscription; Iznik Tilework

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died 1598

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died ca. 1608

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died ca. 1665

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1628 - 1683

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Title Variant: 

New Mosque, Yeni Valide Sultan Camii

Date: 

1597-1603; 1661-1663

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Latitude: 41.017081000000
Longitude: 28.972528000000

Measurements: 

dome diameter: 17.5 m; dome height: 36 m

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Construction came to halt in 1603 and was restarted in 1661; also known as Yeni Valide Camii (not to be confused by the Uskudar mosque of the same name)

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Islam

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

Image Date: 

31-Jul-13