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Damascus sept 2009 4788.jpg
22-SEP-2008

Damascus sept 2009 4788.jpg

A bit further in the same side street this is the Turba Amat al-Latif, buried here is a wife of an amir of Homs (died 1255-6) and descendant of a Hanbali skeikh.

There is an uninscribed stone on the door lintel (tabula ansata. The Wikipedia has on this: Latin for tablet with handles, is a tablet with dovetail handle. It was a favourite form for votive tablets in imperial Rome).

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