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"Blue tilework, Topkapı Palace, Istanbul" by birdfarm on Flickr - Blue tilework, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

"Blue tilework, Topkapı Palace, Istanbul" by birdfarm on Flickr - Blue tilework, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

ARABIAN  Mashrabiya (Shanasheel) windows in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  - "The mashrabiya emerged from the practice of cooling pots of drinking water in an enclosed wooden shelf by the window. The latticework and the projected bay allowed cooling winds to pass into the interior while filtering out the hot afternoon sunlight." -Kalpana Gurung

ARABIAN Mashrabiya (Shanasheel) windows in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. - "The mashrabiya emerged from the practice of cooling pots of drinking water in an enclosed wooden shelf by the window. The latticework and the projected bay allowed cooling winds to pass into the interior while filtering out the hot afternoon sunlight." -Kalpana Gurung

Egyptian style Mashrabiya. Now the lattice work is seen in projecting windows inclosed with carved wood and stained glass.

Egyptian style Mashrabiya. Now the lattice work is seen in projecting windows inclosed with carved wood and stained glass.

Sami Angawi House (Al- Makkyyah) - Jeddah, These are the type of home that are perfect for Islamic Art. For it is an imaginary description of the Heaven mentioned in the Qoran

Sami Angawi House (Al- Makkyyah) - Jeddah, These are the type of home that are perfect for Islamic Art. For it is an imaginary description of the Heaven mentioned in the Qoran