The Mosque el-Ghooreeyeh in Cairo

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The mosque of El-Ghooreeyeh is depicted in several 19th century books. Here below a few pictures taken from three books:

Owen B. Carter  (publ. 1860; drawn early 1830's): Illustrations of Cairo … taken on the spot between the years 1830-40
David Roberts    (publ. 1856; drawn late 1830's)  : The Holy Land, Egypt & Nubia
Florian Pharaon (publ. 1872; drawn late 1860's)  : Le Caire et la Haute Egypte

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