Kirat Minaret, Isfahan



by Fatema AlSulaiti
published on 29 January 2013

An illustration by F.AlSulaiti of the Kirat Minaret, Khurasan, Iran (11th century CE). Seljuk era patron unknown. Balcony at the middle of the shaft missing which was supported on corbelled brick and decorated with Muqarnas vaulting, and the octagonal base decorated with patterned bands.

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