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A view of the courtyard preceding the domed tomb chamber in the mausoleum. The courtyard is "reserved for devotions ... [and] is surrounded by porticoes. The walls are covered with enamel polychrome tiles and the upper parts have very finely carved stucco panels." -MA (Source: Saloua Zangar "Sidi Sahib Zawiya and Madrasa" in Discover Islamic Art, Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=monument;ISL;tn;Mon01;10;en)

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Kairouan, Tunisia

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