Gur-e Amir, Mausoleum, Samarkand

T01285 = data167/P118B
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See also Friday Mosque, Varzaneh.



Publications referenced:
  1. Page 447, Fig. 384a (Friday Mosque, Shiraz, Iran) from [bonner] (1351AD, 751AH)
  2. Christie's sale item, 7389/17 (Central Asia. Four Timurid Cuerda Seca Tiles) from [pc] (15th century AD)
  3. Photo by David Wade: TRA 0122 (Gur-e Amir Mausoleum, Samarkand, Central Asia) from [wadei] (1404AD, 806AH)
  4. Figure 245 (Friday mosque, Yazd, Iran) from [pope]
  5. Page 118, bottom (Gur-e Amir Mausoleum, Samarkand, Central Asia. Pentagons not regular) from [degeorge2]
  6. Photo by Brian McMorrow (Tomb of Amir Temur (Tamerlane), Samarkand, Central Asia) from [pc]


Collections of similar tilings

Patterns using same irregular tiles: 2