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Court of the tomb-mosque of Barkûk. In the Eastern Cemetary. A fountain for ablution, shaded by two trees, stands in the centre of the court, which is surrounded by a colonnade. The sanctuary occupies the space between two fine domes, one of which is shown above. Barkûk died in A.D. 1399.

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Court of the tomb-mosque of Barkûk.  In the Eastern Cemetary.  A fountain for ablution, shaded by two trees, stands in the centre of the court, which is surrounded by a colonnade.  The sanctuary occupies the space between two fine domes, one of which is shown above.  Barkûk died in A.D. 1399.

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Names
Wilson, Charles William, Sir (1836-1905) (Author)
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place Term: New York
Publisher: D. Appleton
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: *PWC+ (Wilson, C. W. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt. 1881)
Topics
Mosques -- Egypt -- Cairo
Tombs & sepulchral monuments
Fountains -- Egypt -- Cairo
Prayer -- Islam
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of Responsibility: Colonel Wilson, ed.
Physical Description
Extent: 17.5 x 16.5 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b10607452
UUID: 83d73ea0-c5f3-012f-c145-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1836: Creator Born
  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Court of the tomb-mosque of Barkûk. In the Eastern Cemetary. A fountain for ablution, shaded by two trees, stands in the centre of the court, which is surrounded by a colonnade. The sanctuary occupies the space between two fine domes, one of which is shown above. Barkûk died in A.D. 1399." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881 - 1884. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-6001-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Court of the tomb-mosque of Barkûk. In the Eastern Cemetary. A fountain for ablution, shaded by two trees, stands in the centre of the court, which is surrounded by a colonnade. The sanctuary occupies the space between two fine domes, one of which is shown above. Barkûk died in A.D. 1399." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-6001-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1881 - 1884). Court of the tomb-mosque of Barkûk. In the Eastern Cemetary. A fountain for ablution, shaded by two trees, stands in the centre of the court, which is surrounded by a colonnade. The sanctuary occupies the space between two fine domes, one of which is shown above. Barkûk died in A.D. 1399. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-6001-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Court of the tomb-mosque of Barkûk.  In the Eastern Cemetary.  A fountain for ablution, shaded by two trees, stands in the centre of the court, which is surrounded by a colonnade.  The sanctuary occupies the space between two fine domes, one of which is shown above.  Barkûk died in A.D. 1399.