Essential Architecture-  Tunisia

The Mosque of Muhammad ibn Khairun

architect

 

location

Qayrawan

date

866

style

Islamic

construction

 

type

Mosque
   
   
One of the earliest surviving examples of a small neighborhood mosque, it is distinguished by its nine-bay plan (which will have a major role in the development of funerary and royal architecture) and its stucco decoration.

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