Al-Nasser Mohammed Ibn Kalawoun

Al-Nasser Mohammed Ibn Kalawoun

Located in the Bayn al-Qasrayn area of al-Muizz street in Cairo Al-Nasser Mohammed Ibn Kalawoun. The madrasa is home to the last stucco mihrab.rule and some historians said that it was crafted by artists from Mongol Iran but we not sure yet.


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A barely horseshoe arched portal leads right into a passage setting apart the mausoleum from the madrasah. The tomb is at the right and the Madrasah. on a cruciform plan, is to the left of the entrance.

Inside the 4 Iwans as soon as contained the 4 one-of-a-kind regulation schools at the east facet is a nice stucco Mihrab. The indoors turned into in a bad situation till 2000, while a large Historic Cairo Rehabilitation Project plan turned into made for the whole Muizz Street, deliberate to be finished with the aid of using October 2008. The Mausoleum carries the our bodies of al-Nasir’ mother, and his son. whilst the sultan is buried withinside the adjacent Mausoleum constructed with the aid of using his father, Sultan Qalawun.


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Worth noting approximately the indoors of the numerous homes of the entire complicated

is the proof that its structure turned into encouraged with the aid of using Norman Sicilian qualities. One such example of this have an effect on is withinside the triple windows, which are “composed of arched openings surmounted with the aid of using an oculus”, which live withinside the top stage of the mausoleum façade. The identical triple window placement may be visible at the madrasa’s façade, similar to the mihrab.



The whole façade layout with its double-framed and pointed recess arches recollects the façade of the Palermo Cathedral because it turned into earlier than restoration. The marble mosaics visible at some point of the complicated and the big cover dome are stylistic dispositions additionally visible in Norman Sicilian structure, aleven though severa variations nonetheless exist.