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[ROMANIA.MOLDAVIA 23.928] ’The siege of Constantinople.’

	Moldovita Monastery was founded as a stronghold to resist the Ottoman advance after the fall of Constantinople in 1453. To raise morale this fresco shows an earlier failed siege of the city where the enemy is deterred with the help of miraculous icons being paraded around the ramparts. Photo Mick Palarczyk.