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Constantinople (Turkey) - historical representation
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1985-04
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Measurements: 2" x 2"
Photograph of a historical representation of Constantinople, the source of two Byzantine columns transported to Venice, Italy, in the twelfth century as loot, and now in St. Mark's Square. (CC)