Vefa Kilise Camii

Exterior: Central Dome Facing Northwest

Title Variant: 

Hagios Theodoros Church, Kilise Mosque

Date: 

11th-12th century

Location: 

Location 2: 

Geographic Coordinates: 

Latitude: 41.016389000000
Longitude: 28.960278000000

Work Type: 

Notes: 

This complex was originally utilized as a Roman Catholic Church. It was converted into a mosque shortly after the Ottoman conquest of Constantinople in the 15th century.

Culture: 

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Subject: 

Islam

Subject 2: 

Byzantine (architecture)

Subject 3: 

Turkish (architecture)

Subject 4: 

Comnenian (architecture)

Subject 5: 

Palaiologan (architecture)

Subject 6: 

Roman Catholic (architecture)

Photographer: 

Image Source: 

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

Image Date: 

July, 2014