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The main dome (53 m high with a diameter of 27.5 m) of the Sleymaniye Mosque, built on the order of Sultan Sleyman the Magnificent in 1550, with its fabulous intricate design made entirely out of Izni

The main dome (53 m high with a diameter of 27.5 m) of the Sleymaniye Mosque, built on the order of Sultan Sleyman the Magnificent in 1550, with its fabulous intricate design made entirely out of Iznik tiles, ivory and mother of pearl.

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Date Taken: 06.2011
Date Uploaded: 11.2013
Photo Location: Turkey
Camera: NIKON D3
Copyright: © Nora De Angelli