Kabir Jamé
Yazd, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

 

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11/2/2014

The 12th-century mosque is still in use today. It was first built under Ala'oddoleh Garshasb of the Al-e Bouyeh dynasty. The mosque was largely rebuilt between 1324 and 1365, and is one of the outstanding 14th century buildings of Iran.

The mosque is depicted on the obverse of the Iranian 200 rials banknote.

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