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Silivrikapi

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General view

Tower

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View towards the Marmara Sea from the interior of a tower near the Marble Tower and the Gate of Christ

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Isaac Angelus Tower

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The tower of Isaac Angelus and the lower section of the Blachernae walls from the southwest. Market garden, possibly planted with eggplants.

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Isaac Angelus Tower

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The tower of Isaac Angelus and the Tower of Anemas from the west. Market garden in the moat.

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Prison of Anemas

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Interior arches

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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Exterior of the entrance tunnel to the Tower of Anemas

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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Interior L shaped chamber in the Tower of Anemas

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Prison of Anemas

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Interior view

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Near Belgratkapi

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Towers 17-19 and walls near Belgratkapi viewed from the north

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Silivrikapi

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Exterior view of the gate

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Walls at Yedikule

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The exterior view of the land walls and the northwest tower at Yedikule from the southwest. Yedikule garden in the moat.

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Wall detail

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Detail of masonry and brickwork

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Wall of Heraclius

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The towers of the Wall of Heraclius at the Blachernae

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Prison of Anemas

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Interior arches looking up

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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Interior of the entrance tunnel to the Tower of Anemas

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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Interior L shaped chamber in the Tower of Anemas

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Manuel Comnenus

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General view of the wall of Manuel Comnenus from the west

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Near Tekfur Sarayi

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General view of the walls looking southwest from Tekfur Sarayi

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Wall of Heraclius

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General view from the southeast

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Near Yedikule

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General view of the Land Walls loooking northwest from Yedikule, showing Yedikule gardens along the city walls

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Towers

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Towers 91-94 seen through a hole in tower 96a looking south

General view

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General view from Topkapi looking north

Golden Gate

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Golden Gate viewed from the southwest. Market garden in the moat near Yedikule and the Golden Gate.

Golden Gate

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General view of the outer gate and towers 9 and 10 looking northeast with a cemetary in the foreground

Southwest end

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Southwest end of the Land walls where they join the Marmara Sea viewed from the east

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Fifth Military Gate

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Exterior view from the northwest

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Wall of Heraclius

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The northern section of the Blachernae walls with the wall of Heraclius, the wall of Leo and the northern part of the Prison of Anemas from the southwest. Also showing market garden.

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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Entrance chamber

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Prison of Anemas

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Interior arches

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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Entrance to the L shaped chamber in the Tower of Anemas

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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Stairway to the Tower of Anemas

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Prison of Anemas

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Entrance

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Near Edirnekapi

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General view of the Land Walls near Edirnekapi, showing agricultural fields outside the city walls

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Yeni Mevlevihanekapi

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Exterior view of the gate

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Golden Gate

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Golden Gate viewed from southwest. Market garden in the moat near Yedikule and the Golden Gate.

Towers

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Towers 41a-43

Towers

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Towers 41a (foreground) and 42

Wall detail

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Detail of masonry and brickwork

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Prison of Anemas

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Interior arches

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Prison of Anemas

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Interior view looking up

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Manuel Comnenus

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General view of the Wall of Manuel Comnenus looking from the city. Market garden, orchards, and shed in foreground.

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Walls at Yedikule

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Exterior view of the Land Walls at Yedikule from the south

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Walls at Yedikule

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  • 1935

The exterior view of the land walls and the northwest tower at Yedikule from the southwest. Yedikule garden in the moat.

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)