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#1255: Cedar and Stucco

Photo 1255: Cedar and Stucco - Ben Youssef Medersa, Marrakesh

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Photo ID
1255
Credit
Title
Cedar and Stucco
Caption
Stucco and carved cedar of the west wall overlooking the central courtyard. Originally founded in the 14th century, the Ben Youssef Medersa was rebuilt by the Saadian Sultan Abdallah al-Ghalib in 1565. Beautifully decorated with Islamic designs and calligraphy, it is the largest madrassa (religious school) in Morocco.
Geotag
31.632040° N, 7.986444° W
Uploaded
November 13, 2009
Camera
NIKON D80
ISO
400