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Uskudar 0589.jpg
12-MAR-2006

Uskudar 0589.jpg

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In the garden of the Çinili Cami or Tiled Mosque, a mosque with great Iznik tiles, built at the beginning of the reign of Ibrahim the Mad in 1640. It was built by Valide Mahpeyker Kösem, mother of Murad IV and of Ibrahim the Mad.

This is from a grave monument, now used for decoration.

Nikon D2x
1/30s f/8.0 at 40.0mm iso100 full exif

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