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Üsküdar 0485

Üsküdar 0485

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This is a mosque built by Nişancı Kara Davut Paşa toward the end of the 15th century. Strolling through Istanbul (Redhouse) describes it as unique in Istanbul, because it is a "broad, shallow room divided into three sections by arches, each having a dome". There was a service going on when I passed it and from an earlier visit I did not remember it as special, so just a picture of the entrance.

Nikon D2x
1/180s f/8.0 at 12.0mm iso100 full exif

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