< Last Photo   << Last Chapter                Notes on the Geography of Places: Turkey (Istanbul): Churches and Mosques         Next Chapter >>   Next Photo > 
   

Notes on the Geography of Turkey (Istanbul): Churches and Mosques: Photo 10

world pictures Turkey (Istanbul): Churches and Mosques

Half of the dome and its 40 ribs. Procopius said of the dome that "it seems not to rest upon solid masonry but to cover the space as if suspended from heaven by a golden chain." The medallion at the apex was originally a cross executed in mosaic

View: tiny * small * medium * big * biggest Photo Size

Back to Turkey (Istanbul): Churches and Mosques chapter

Short link for this page: http://www.greatmirror.com?justpic=4638



* Argentina * Australia * Austria * Bangladesh * Belgium * Botswana * Brazil * Burma / Myanmar * Cambodia (Angkor) * Canada (B.C.) * China * The Czech Republic * Egypt * Fiji * France * Germany * Ghana * Greece * Guyana * Hungary * India: Themes * Northern India * Peninsular India * Indonesia * Israel * Italy * Japan * Jerusalem * Jordan * Kenya * Laos * Kosovo * Malawi * Malaysia * Mauritius * Mexico * Micronesia (Pohnpei) * Morocco * Mozambique * Namibia * The Netherlands * New Zealand * Nigeria * Norway * Oman * Pakistan * Peru * The Philippines * Poland * Portugal * Romania (Transylvania) * Senegal * Singapore * South Africa * South Korea * Spain * Sri Lanka * Sudan * Syria (Aleppo) * Tanzania * Thailand * Trinidad * Turkey (Istanbul) * Uganda * The U.A.E. (Dubai) * The United Kingdom * The Eastern United States * The Western United States * Oklahoma * Uruguay * Uzbekistan * Vietnam * The West Bank * Yemen * Zambia * Zimbabwe *
go back to previous picture go to next chapter go to next picture go to previous chapter page