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#3573: Mihrab Area

Photo 3573: Mihrab Area - Mezquita de Cordoba

Photo Details

Photo ID
3573
Credit
Title
Mihrab Area
Caption
The exquisitely decorated mihrab (partially seen on right), commissioned by Al Hakam II in 961. In front of the mihrab is the Maksoureh, an anteroom for the caliph and his court, also richly decorated with geometric designs and Arabic calligraphy.
Geotag
37.878927° N, 4.779557° W
Uploaded
December 31, 2009
Camera
NIKON D80
ISO
1600