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S_036

Album S 1911 - Turkey

Date taken: April 1911
Photographer: Gertrude Bell
Location: Hassan Kef - Turkey
Modern location: Hasankeyf
Size: 10.7/16.3
Condition: Good
Subject date:
Description: Central inner door Qurânic inscriptions [The following is written across the top of the page in the photograph album] Ayubids of Hasan Keif - Turan shah, left H. Keif for Egypt 647 AH, died at Mansurah fighting against St Louis. 'Abdallah, Abu Bekr, Muhammad, Ghazî - mentioned 807 AH, Suleiman - mentioned 811 and 818 AH [Mosque, central inner doorway with Koranic inscription - left side of inner door]

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