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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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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.
Collection

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 - 1884
Place: 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
Prints
Illustrations
Wood engravings
Notes
Statement of responsibility: edited by Colonel Wilson ; assisted by the most eminent Palestine explorers, etc. ; with numerous engravings on steel and wood from original drawings by Harry Fenn and J. D. Woodward.
Physical Description
Extent: 17.5 x 16.5 cm
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG794840631-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10607452
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 83d73ea0-c5f3-012f-c145-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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  • 1881: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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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 January 17, 2018. 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.