Hippodrome of Constantinople
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Aerial photo by István Pi Tóth

16th century engraving by Onofrio Panvinio

Created by Antoine Helbert

Procession of Sultan Süleyman through the Atmeidan (1553)

By Pieter Coecke van Aelst (At the MET)

Detail from a miniature of Istanbul by Matrakçı Nasuh (c. 1537)

Ottoman acrobats on the obelisks from Hünername (c. 1530)

The Obelisk of Theodosius and At Meydanı by Thomas Allom (1836)

The Atmeidan, or Hippodrome by W.H. Bartlett (1838)

At Meydanı and Sultanahmet Mosque by Thomas Allom (1836)

The Atmeidan, or Hippodrome by W.H. Bartlett (1838)

Photo by James Robertson (1853-1867)

Photo by Sébah & Joaillier (Second half of the 19th century)

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Sphendone by David Talbot-Rice (1927)

From Birmingham East Mediterranean Archive

Excavations of the Hippodrome by Duyuran (1950)

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