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Hagia Sophia Mosaics

Tons of gold are used in the construction of Hagia Sophia mosaics however besides the gold, stone pieces such as silver, tinted glass, terracotta and colored marble also have been used. In the year...

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Mosaics in the Priest Rooms

The mosaics of Jesus and Virgin Mary well preserved until today in the Deisis composition located on the pediment of the door that opens to the gallery in this section which is called as...