Architecture

Süleymaniye Mosque, view from the madrasas of the mosque complex (külliye)

Istanbul, Turkey

Süleymaniye Camii [Turkish]
Süleymaniye Mosque, view from the madrasas of the mosque complex (külliye)

Architecture

Architecture: Süleymaniye Mosque

built
1550 - 1557
culture
work type by function
material
architect
patronage

Specifications

Specifications: Süleymaniye Mosque

height
53.0 m
width
73.0 m
length
108.0 m
number cupolas
1
cupolas/domes
diameter (outer)
53.0 m
diameter (inner)
26.0 m
number towers
4
towers
81.0 m
minaret (south)
81.0 m
minaret (east)
76.0 m
minaret (north)
76.0 m
minaret (west)

Geography

local language location name
İstanbul, Türkiye [Turkish]
historic location names
Istanbul
استانبول (Istānbūl) [Ottoman Turkish]
Constantinople
‎قسطنطينيه (Qusṭanṭīnīya/Ḳosṭanṭīnīye) [Ottoman Turkish]
historical affiliations
1557 - 1923

UNESCO World Heritage Site

type
cultural
criteria
I, II, III, IV
designation
reference
356bis-002

Image characteristics

maximum image resolution
3,405 × 5,275  pixel
28.8 × 44.7 cm (300 dpi)
capture date
image processing
colour corrected
copyrights
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