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Details for Constantinople

Full name: Constantinople

This person or thing (agent) has been used 371 times within our collections systems.

As a maker of objects: 371 times.

Type of agent

Creator

Created

11yrs ago

Closely matched 3rd party resources

http://nomisma.org/id/constantinople
http://vocab.getty.edu/tgn/7002473
http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q16869
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Constantinople
http://sws.geonames.org/745044
http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/520985

Getty TGN Information

The city was held by the Persian Empire in 512 BCE. Later was a Roman Republic free city. It was the seat of Constantine I's empire from 330, and the terminus of the ancient Silk Road trade route. Was declared a Christian city by Constantine. From the 6th-13th centuries, the city was attacked by Persians, Arabs, Bulgars and Russians, and eventually taken by the Fourth Crusade army in 1203. Later taken by Ottomans.

Nomisma Definition

The mint at the ancient site of Constantinople in Thrace.

Labels in other languages sourced via Nomisma

Constantinople
Константинополь
Konstantinopol
Constantinopolis
Konstantinopel
Constantinoble
君士坦丁堡
استانبول
Constantinopla
Constantinople

Concept type

Mint

Map via Nomisma

Connected records

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Agent details for Constantinople" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/agent/agent-167800 Accessed: 2022-12-01 13:02:44

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/agent/agent-167800|title=Agent details for Constantinople|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-01 13:02:44|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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