Schema of Mecca

Qibla-diagram with 40 miḥrābs.

from: Sea Atlas of al-Sharafi, Tunis, 958 AH/1551 CE

Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Arabe 2278, folio 2v

 

Qibla-diagram with 40 miḥrābs.

from: Sea Atlas of al-Sharafi, Tunisia, 958 AH/1551 CE

Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Arabe 2278, folio 2v

Format: 25 x 20 cm

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