Project Description

he Yenikapı 12 (YK 12) shipwreck was uncovered in 2007 in the course of salvage excavations at the Theodosian Harbor; one of the most important Byzantine harbors on the Marmara coast (Fig. 1). Documentation work on the wreck was carried out in two main phases: in situ documentation occurred without disturbing the integrity of the hull, and documentation of each piece separately was done in İstanbul University’s Yenikapı Shipwrecks Research Center