CHristian & Islamic Art
Muslims were prohibited to create visual depictions of religious figures, humans and animals.
Muslims designer used over lapping horseshoes, shaped arches in the uppermost zone of the eastern & western gates.
The headdress ornament would be considered not religious but secular. those of writing on it would be considered "God's word"
Credits: All media
This user gallery has been created by an independent third party and may not always represent the views of the institutions, listed below, who have supplied the content.
Benaki Museum of Islamic Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Translate with Google