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Staircase tower

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Monumental staircase tower on the Marmara Sea Walls of the Great Palace

Isaac Angelus Tower

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  • 1936

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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  • 1936

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

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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  • 1937

Exterior of the entrance tunnel to the Tower of Anemas

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Near Belgratkapi

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  • 1937

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

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)

Spolia

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  • 1937

Spolia capital used in the masonry of a sea tower

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Kitabeler Kulesi

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Interior of the Kitabeler (Zindan) Kulesi

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Northeast section

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  • 1937

Round tower and northeast walls of Yedikule viewed from the southeast

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

East corner

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  • 1937

Eastern corner of Yedikule from the southwest

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Northeast section

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  • 1937

Northeastern corner of Yedikule with the round tower viewed from the southeast

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Kitabeler Kulesi

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  • 1937

The interior view with Kitabeler kulesi and the entrance of Yedikule

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Wall of Heraclius

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  • 1937

The towers of the Wall of Heraclius at the Blachernae

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower of Anemas

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  • 1937

Interior of the entrance tunnel to 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)

Wall of Heraclius

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  • 1938

General view from the southeast

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Marble Tower

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  • 1936

Interior view from the land

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Kizil Avlu

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  • 1938

Circular tower

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

General view

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  • 1938

General view from Topkapi looking north

Towers and walls

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  • 1938

North and East towers (Towers 4 and 5) and the land walls viewed from the southeast

Northeast tower

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Round tower at the northeast corner of Yedikule

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Southwest end

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  • 1936

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

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Wall of Heraclius

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  • 1937

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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  • 1937

Entrance chamber

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Near Edirnekapi

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  • 1937

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

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Kitabeler Kulesi

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  • 1937

Interior gate of the tower

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Tower

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  • 1938

The middle round tower on the west wall of the court of the Tekfur Sarayi. The Wall of Manuel Comnenus is visible in the background.

Tower and walls

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  • 1938

North tower (Tower 4) of Yedikule and the land walls viewed from the southeast, showing market gardens near Yedikule

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)

Marble Tower

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  • 1936

Marble tower from the west

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Marble Tower

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  • 1936

Marble tower from the northwest

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Boukoleon palace

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  • 1937

Exterior facade overlooking the Marmara sea viewed from the southwest

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)

Spolia

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  • 1937

Spolia built into a sea tower

Artamonoff, N. V. (Nicholas Victor)