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Jami Masjid: Prayer Chamber

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Jami Masjid: Prayer Chamber
Author(s): Department of Archaeology & Museums, Pakistan
Photographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
Keywords: Mughal Architecture-- Sind;architecture
Series/Report no.: Basham Collection
Description: Brick, built by Shah Jahan. Centred round open court 164 x 97 ft. and enclosed by double arcade. 17th century. Iranian floriate pattern in spandrels of main arches and façade of Prayer Chamber. Most complete surviving specimen of Persian tile woek in the sub-continent. (a.D. 1644).
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-2663


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