Prof. Thomas Mathews

Theotokos ton Chalkoprateion

Additional Image:

Capital from the church, now in Istanbul Archaeological Museum. (2)

Bibliography:

M. Jugie, "L'eglise des Chalcopratia et le culte de la ceinture de la Sainte Vierge a Constantinople," EO 16 (1913), 308- 312.

D. Lathoud and P. Pezaud, "Le Sanctuaire de la Vierge aux Chalcopratia," EO 23 (1924), 36-62.

E. Mamboury, Constantinople, Tourists' Guide (Constantinople, 1925), pp. 230-31.

J. Ebersolt, Constantinople, recueille d'etudes d'archeologie et d'histoire: Les anciens sanctuaires de Constantinople (Paris, 1951), pp. 54-60.

W Kleiss, "Neue Befunde zur Chalkopratenkirche in Istanbul," IM 15 (1965), 149-67; "Grabungen im Bereich der Chalkopratenkirche in Istanbul, 1965," IM 16 (1966), 217-40.

Janin, La geographie, pp. 237-42, 253-55.

C. Mango, "Notes on Byzantine Monuments: Frescoes in the Octagon of St. Mary Chalkoprateia ," DOP 23-24 (1969-70), 369-72.

Mathews, The Early Churches of Constantinople, pp. 28-33.


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Remain of north wall... General view from above...