Stories from the Hidden Harbor


Stories from the Hidden Harbor: Shipwrecks of Yenikapı

Editor Zeynep Kızıltan, Gülbahar Baran Çelik, Koç University Press ( 07/2013 ) ISBN9789751736680, 24 x 29 cm, Turkish, 219 Pages

This exhibition prepared in the light of scientific research and artifacts found in Yenikapı, show a section streching from the first residences of this city until today, and also provide a multidimensional perspective of Constantinopolis’s commerce, maritime life, ship building technology and everyday life from four shipwrecks recovered with their cargos intact.

Joint publication of Istanbul Archaeological Museum, Koç Foundation, Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations and Koç University Press.