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Constantinople Definition

Byzantine Collar Inspired by the ancient Byzantine collars and gold work. Broad collars were very popular in the Byzantine Era. Using peyote and right angle weave, you will create components incorporating Venetian gold foil beads, freshwater pearls and semi-precious stones (some of which are bezeled with seed beads).

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Istanbul, Turkey. Istanbul was Constantinople/Now it's Istanbul, not Constantinople/Been a long time gone, Constantinople/Now it's Turkish delight on a moonlit night...

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12 Historic Sites & Ancient Ruins in Danger of Disappearing

Abandoned Medieval City of Ani, Turkey. Once upon a time, Ani was home to structures that were among the most technically and artistically advanced in the world, and rivaled renowned metropolises such as Constantinople and Cairo. Today, the former medieval Armenian kingdom (now part of Turkey) is in ruins, uninhabited and nearly forgotten.