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The mosaics of the Mosque of Cordoba

24/03/2009 Esteban 1

This book published by Henri Stern in 1971 is an interesting study (French is) on the mosaics that decorate the Mihrab of the Mosque of Cordoba. Beginning with a description of them in the dome and […]

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And Giralda Minaret

11/02/2009 Esteban 0

In these two interesting pictures we can see that the extension Hernan Ruiz worked with the construction of the bell tower, and the interior structure of the Almohad minaret ramps cast in Seville Giralda.

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Transfer of bells

05/02/2009 Esteban 0

Cuando Fernando III conquer Cordoba,became the Mezquita Catedral, placing the cross on the minaret of Abderrahman III and ordering lead to Santiago de Compostela, shoulders of Muslim prisoners, the great bells of the cathedral. They had been transferred […]

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Mosque gets its island of light

30/01/2009 admin 0

FEATURE: Signs Mosque gets his island light. The restoration of Christian Cruise returns its original lighting MANUEL J. ALBERT – Cordova – 30/01/2009 – The country's most important monument in Cordoba, its Mosquel, It is a building as […]

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Descriptions of the two minarets

19/01/2009 Esteban 0

Description of the minaret of the mosque built by al-Nasir “In its northern part the mosque is provided with a remarkable style minaret, grandiose proportions, so strange plant. Its ground clearance is a hundred cubits, the […]