Unique of Yesil Cami, Bursa, Turkey

The large entrance to the mosque is flanked by recessed marble sofas with twin cubby-holes (papuçluks) for the shoes. Above the door is a long Arabic inscription in bronze. The door is crowned by a half- dome with a cascade of mocárabe (stalactites) that taper into a star. The flat face of the half-dome, set in a ribbed frame, is adorned with arabesques and inscriptions in Rumi scripts. Between the inscription and the mocárabes is a small window that lights the floor of the foyer to the sultan's box.

Uploaded: Oct 6, 2015

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Tags: detail, turkey, turky, turki, turkiye, mosque, unique, bulidng, art, architecture, landmark, cami, yesil cami

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darkog

darkog

posted 1 year ago

nice. with compliments. regards Darko