Dacca: Sat Gumbad Mosque
|Collections||Arthur Llewellyn Basham|
|Title:||Dacca: Sat Gumbad Mosque|
|Author(s):||Department of Archaeology & Museums, Pakistan|
Photographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
|Keywords:||Mughal Architecture-- Bengal;architecture|
|Series/Report no.:||Basham Collection|
|Description:||58 x 27 ft. externally|
with hollow octagonal towers at the four corners. Main façade has three entrances with fan? Centred arches. The mosque illustrates the development of the Provincial Mughal style in the latter part of the seventeenth century. -- Built by Shaista Khan in 1680.
|Other Identifiers:||ANUA 682-2690|
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