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Kolomenskoe
Russia
Copyright: Dmitriy Nauro Kuleshov
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Uploaded: 11/05/2010
Updated: 27/08/2014
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Tags: architecture; russia; gates; kolomenskoe; Коломенское; архитектура; Москва; россия; ворота
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