Istanbul's Hagia Sophia: Decorating the cathedral Videos

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Istanbul's Hagia Sophia: Decorating the cathedral

With the dome in place, Isidore the Elder could now turn his attention to decorating the cathedral. The interior of Hagia Sophia is truly beautiful. Its walls and floors are covered in marble, the tops of its pillars are delicately carved, and all over the building, magnificent mosaics glitter with gold.

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