Minaret, possibly in the Sultan al-Nasir Muhammad ibn Qala'un Mosque, Cairo, Egypt

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Description

Minaret, possibly one of the two minarets of the mosque, which was completed around 1318, built by Sultan Nasir Mohammed ibn Kalaoun.

Attributes

Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Mosque of the Citadel.

  • Sultan Al Mansur Qalawun Mosque

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Minarets

  • Islamic architecture

  • Mosques

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • Early 14th century

  • Mamluk (culture or style)

  • Egyptian Islamic

Place of Creation
  • Cairo, Egypt

  • +30.06263+31.24967

  • Cairo

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

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