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This structure had a minaret that was not very funcitonal, mainly symbolic
Suleymaniye Mosque in the city of
What type of glass was used in the Suleymaniye Mosque
What structure has mosaics of pots with vines going through crowns on its dome
Suleymaniye Mosque commissioned by what type of ruler?
What type of interior decoration was used in the Suleymaniye Mosque
Mosque next to Hagia Sophia
The Dome of the Rock is build on a ___x___ grid
Structure with gleaming white marble walls, colored marble inserts and shallow relief
Structure that the mosque design was inspired by
Fear of empty space
Structure that was the first great Umayyad monument
Blocks that make up an arch
Suleymaniye Mosque built in year
How many streams are in the gardens of the Taj Mahal
What architectural trait did the Suleymaniye Mosque not have added that the Hagia Sophia did?
Object that shows direction of prayer
What on the Azhar mosque represents wealthy donors
Year dome of the rock was built
Structure that is a mountaintop palace
Year Mosque of Samarra was built
What structure broke the Islamic trend of terror vacui?
How many laborers did it take to build the Taj Mahal
The House of the Prophet is in the city of
Suleymaniye Mosque built by
Texture in corners
Muhammed was exiled for ___ years
The treasury is supported by
This structure used to have exterior support sturctures with bath houses and latrines
Structure with gothic church on top
Which structure has a treasury in the center?
Taj Mahal was built by
Structure built by Bassids, Islamic caliphates
Location of dome of the rock
The House of the Prophet was built in
Screened in area for califph
Which structure was built on the foundation of a christian basilica that had been dedicated to john the baptist
the great mosque of damascus was built by
Taj Mahal is a
Direction of prayer
Taj Mahal is in the city of
The Alhambra is located in
The Kaaba is surrounded by
The gardens in the Taj Mahal courtyard mimick
Ismpiration for Dome of the Rock
This structure was blown up in 2005
What differs the badshahi mosque from the others we've studied?
Largest califphate, 661-750 AD
Term for 'no scenes or pictures'
The Dome of the Rock is not a
Year great mosque of damascus was built
Poets drop petal and speak poems
Carved alabaster and stone lattice over window
Structure built outside Bagdad
Mosque of Samarra has _____around edges
Religious school where men would study Arabic, Qu'ran and law

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