Hagia Sophia: Apse Mosaic of Virgin and Child, Version 2

This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It shows a close-up view of the apse mosaic of the Virgin and Christ child, as well as the fieldworkers tracing the mosaics under the supervision of Thomas Whittemore.

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