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Istanbul june 2008 2502b.jpg
02-AUG-2008

Istanbul june 2008 2502b.jpg

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The caligraphy in the inscription - which the Strolling through Istanbul Guide mentions is intricate and of the highest quality - is probably by Ali Sofi, a man who also made the caligraphy over the Imperial Gate at Topkapı palace.

This is a digital enlargement of the previous one, I distorted the image slightly in cropping.


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