St Sophia, Nicosia.

Object type Photograph Record level Item

Details

ID
PhotoDS54-T5-14
Title
St Sophia, Nicosia.
Descriptive titles
  • The Cathedral of St Sophia, Nicosia. (Now used as a mosque in 1878.)
Description
Two galleried minarets dominate a large church building with arched windows; street leading to smaller buildings in foreground. Men and women in street; two women in blouses and skirts, one carrying a large basket or tub, the other leading a donkey with laden panniers. Open are arising to plastered wall on left with woman, wearing jilbab and covering her face with her sleeve, stands upon bank at left.
Collection
Photographic Books Collection
Parent record
Through Cyprus with the camera, in the autumn of 1878 Parent record level Album/Book/Portfolio
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Date
1878
Department
Special Collections - Rare Books
Record level
Item
Format
Subjects
Acknowledgement
Image courtesy of University of St Andrews Library.
Conditions
Free of known copyright restrictions. Image supply fees may still apply.
Credit line
Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Libraries and Museums, ID: PhotoDS54-T5-14

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