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Photograph taken by Gertrude Bell in Turkey, May 1905

Description

Karatay Medrese, doorway - example of Islamic art, combining Arabic striped stonework, Greek Corinthian columns and Koranic script with Seljuk architecture and interlacing geometric patterns in the decoration. Fattuh and another man standing outside

Reference code
GB/3/1/4/1/106
Creator
Bell, Gertrude Margaret Lowthian
Creation Date
Former reference
D_106
Photograph album
Location
IIIF Manifest
https://collectionscaptured.ncl.ac.uk/iiif/info/p21051coll153/1232/manifest.json