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Dick Osseman | all galleries >> Istanbul >> Medreses - Medreseler >> Hasan Paşa Medresesi > Istanbul june 2008 0856.jpg
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Istanbul june 2008 0856.jpg

Istanbul june 2008 0856.jpg

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This is the Hasan Paşa Medresesi, that must have been the Grand Vezir who built a han across the nearby Ordu Caddesi in 1740. The medrese has obviously been restored somewhere around 2008 and looks fine now. The most striking part I found its "sebil" (kiosk built for the dispensing of free drinking water).

Nikon D3
1/60s f/8.0 at 35.0mm iso250 full exif

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