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Browse Subjects Friezes (ornamental areas)

Frieze fragment with lotus leaves motif

  • PH.BZ.002-02-011-219
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  • 1970

Frieze fragment with lotus leaves motif leaning against a fragmented block with Greek inscription, located in the lower garden of the Istanbul Archaeological Museums Gardens.

Betsch, William Earl

Frieze fragment

  • PH.BZ.002-02-011-047
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  • 1970

Short frieze fragment with "drilled ivy leaves."

Betsch, William Earl

Frieze and capital

  • PH.BZ.010-038-002
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  • 1935

Frieze of lambs and pilaster capital from the propylaeum of St. Sophia reconsecrated under Theodosius II.

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Frieze below the cornice of the upper level of the southeast pier

  • PH.BZ.002-02-012-002
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  • 1970

One frieze located below the cornice of the upper level of the southeast pier in the Kalenderhane Camii (west face view): decoration of the Paleologan period with heart-shaped and leaf motifs, unknown saint in the corner, and Hetoimasia in the cen...

Betsch, William Earl

Temple of Dionysus

  • PH.BZ.010-028-010
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  • 1938

Detail of frieze with boukranion and garland

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tongue frieze, and impost capital with foliate mask

  • PH.BZ.002-02-011-071
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  • 1970

Two objects. Top: tongue frieze; bottom: impost capital with "leaf face" (6th century). From Istanbul, Sultanahmet. Acquired by museum in 1952. Inventory Nr.5189

Betsch, William Earl

Frieze below the cornice of the upper level of the southeast pier

  • PH.BZ.002-02-012-007
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  • 1970

One frieze located below the cornice of the upper level of the southeast pier in the Kalenderhane Camii (west face view): decoration of the Paleologan period with heart-shaped and leaf motifs, unknown saint in the corner, and Hetoimasia in the cen...

Betsch, William Earl

Frieze

  • PH.BZ.010-038-016
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  • 1939

Frieze of lambs from the propylaeum of St. Sophia reconsecrated under Theodosius II

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Frieze fragment with rinceau

  • PH.BZ.002-02-011-061
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  • 1970

Frieze fragment with rinceau, sitting on two round "stone drums," located in the Istanbul Archaeological Museums.

Betsch, William Earl

Gate with spolia

  • PH.BZ.010-025-006
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  • 1937

Frieze with monogram used as spolia in the oldest gate of the Marmara Sea Walls, located between Catladikapi and the Boukoleon harbor

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)