Parthenon Mosque (A)

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After the Athenian plot against Ottoman rule was put down by Mehmed II, the Parthenon was appropriated to be used as a mosque from a Greek Orthodox church.

Date Landscape Notes Reference
c. Engraving of the first photograph of the Parthenon. Daguerreotype photograph taken by Pierre-Gustave Joly de Lotbinière in October, 1839. Engraved by Frédéric Martens. Published in Excursions daguerriennes by Noël Paymal Lerebours in 1841.
Latest Update: March 17, 2018
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