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Examples of scalloped arches in the Gur-e Amir mausoleum (left) in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, and the Alcázar (right) in Seville, Spain. Photos: Jennifer Hattam.

Examples of scalloped arches in the Gur-e Amir mausoleum (left) in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, and the Alcázar (right) in Seville, Spain.

Muqarnas - Uzbekistan Credit Picture : Aude C

Muqarnas - Uzbekistan Credit Picture : Aude C

Chinese Arch

Chinese Arch - Historic House/Palace in Liverpool, Liverpool

A Chicago treasure, most recently home to the New Regal Theater, is now for sale. Built in this one-of-a-kind building features Mideast-inspired architecture with intricately detailed exterior and interior elements.

Xian Great Mosque - TravelChinaGuide.Commemorative arch at the Grand Mosque's entrance. (Photo by Alan Phillips). The city of Xi'an was China's first capital over 2000 years ago.

Commemorative arch at the Grand Mosque's entrance. (Photo by Alan Phillips). The city of Xi'an was China's first capital over 2000 years ago.

Harbin Gate, a gift from the people of Harbin, Edmonton’s sister city.  (This Chinese archway architecture is called a paifang.)   The elaborate gateway, designed by a master architect from China, is constructed of eight steel columns painted the traditional Chinese red and an arch roof comprised of 11,000 tiles that were individually handcrafted and glazed in China.

Harbin Gate, a gift from the people of Harbin, Edmonton’s sister city. (This Chinese archway architecture is called a paifang.) The elaborate gateway, designed by a master architect from China, is constructed of eight steel columns painted the traditional Chinese red and an arch roof comprised of 11,000 tiles that were individually handcrafted and glazed in China.

carved arches, Alhambra cuevaaked.wordpress.com

carved arches, Alhambra cuevaaked.wordpress.com

iPhone 7 Case Roof, China, Sky, Night

iPhone 7 Case Roof, China, Sky, Night Find iPhone cases and screen beautiful protectors for your iPhone against water, dust and shock.

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