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Istanbul Yedikule dec 2006 3463b.jpg
20-JAN-2007

Istanbul Yedikule dec 2006 3463b.jpg

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The gate’s name is simply ‘Yedikule Kapısı‘ (Gate of the Seven Towers). The relief of the eagle was dated to the 5th century AD; ‘was’, because the sculpted stone was stolen (!) in March 2009…

Correspondent: J.M.Criel, Antwerpen.
Source: Website of ‘fatihhaber.com’ .


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