Tekfur Sarayi

Exterior: Southern Facade Elevation

Title Variant: 

Palace of the Porphyrogenitus

Date: 

13th century

Location: 

Location 2: 

Geographic Coordinates: 

Latitude: 41.033877000000
Longitude: 28.940275000000

Work Type: 

Notes: 

This palace was built towards the end of the Byzantine era and sustained considerable damage in the seige of 1453 due to its close proximity to the Theodosian Walls.

Culture: 

Subject: 

Byzantine (architecture)

Subject 2: 

Turkish (architecture)

Photographer: 

Image Source: 

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

Image Date: 

July, 2014