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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1959
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"The minaret and the dome are the two great features of Cairo. The minaret came with the Fātimids to Egypt; it developed from the square tower of the Syrian churches. This tower was later much elaborated and rose up in diminishing galleries, culminating in a little dome. The top became very complicated and was called a mabkharah, from its likeness ...

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Creators:
Bartleman, Richard M.
Dates:
1892
Level:
item
Size:
1 Cyanotype (008 in x 005 in)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.156
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 13 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Handwritten notes accompanying related print in photo file 11, vol. 1 reads, "Qum. Gumbadh i sabz."

Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.11: Photo File 11 (2 vols.), "Persian Architecture and Landscapes," Subseries 4.11.1: vol. 1; Image No. 136 (Negative Number: 2529). Qum, Gumbadh-i sabz. Second tomb, section of dome inside."

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