Turkey: Istanbul II


Pharaoh's sarcophagus looted from Egypt
Archaeology Museum


Art work depicting Alexander's army battling the Persians
Alexander Sarcophagus, Archaeology Museum


Mourning women, Archaeology Museum


A corner in Topkapi Palace


Audience Chamber, Topkapi Palace


Harem, Topkapi Palace
Doesn't it look like a prison?


Column of Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus
Its bronze plates were ripped off by Crusaders the Beasts
and then sold to their accomplice the Venitians


Ottoman house


Street near Grand Bazaar