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Meknes



Meknes
Introduction

1. Imperial city

2. Bab el-Mansour

3. Koubba el-Khayatine

4. Mausoleum of Moulay Ismail

5. Dar el-Makhzen

6. Heri es-Souani

7. Details

8. Agdal basin

9. The medina

10. Suuqs

11. Dar Jama´

12. Medersa Bou Inania

13. Mausoleum of Sidi ben A´ssa

14. Flogging wool

Practicalities




















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MEKNES
Details

Meknes, Morocco


Meknes, Morocco


Meknes boosts in beautiful decorations, both in wood as well as stucco. Details are intricate, and reflects a number of Moroccan Islamic decorative patterns. Texts are added many places, sometimes just with short religious invocations, sometimes relating to the origin and function of the building.


Meknes, Morocco

Meknes, Morocco




By Tore Kjeilen