Scotland and the excavations of the Great Palace in Istanbul, c. 1930-1950

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Dr Lenia Kouneni shares her research on Scottish connections to the excavation of the Great Palace of Byzantine Emperors in Istanbul. Lenia discusses the key figures at the University of St Andrews who participated in the excavation, their patronage of the arts back home, and Scotland's role in 20th century archaeology more broadly.

Period1 Nov 2020

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