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Slide set: The Legend of the building of the mosque of St. Sophia (story: manufacturer unknown, 2 slides, in/before 1910)

Known references to this set
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Annual Report 1910 (London: R.S.P.C.A., c.1910), 234

“The story of a crippled woman who, for her kindness to the oxen who brought the stones fo rthe building of the MOsque St. Sophia, had her name carved in the dome of hte cathedral as a remembrance, for all time, of her self-scrifice.”

Lucerna ID  3007862

Record created by Sarah Dellmann. Last updated 23 February 2014

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