Short Title

B10.55 Jurjir Portal

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Creator

Denis Baly

Creation Date

1963

Description

One of the only surviving monuments of the tenth century, the Jorjir portal is all that remains of a Buyid mosque, and was incorporated in the 17th century in the much later Hakim Mosque. The portal displays two decorative styles at work: stucco work and brick relief patterns. -SK

Keywords

Iran, Esfahan

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