Islamic Architecture
true arch
was true arch first introduced in alai darwaza ( qutb complex) or in Balban`s tomb?
Aadil Zubair
true arch
The first use of true arch in India was Balban's Tomb that was constructed in 1280 AD. This was produced by taking reference from scientific ideas originated by Roman Engineers.

Alai Darwaza in Qutub Complex came later, as it was built in 1311 AD.
Abhinav Tiwari
true arch
yes of course, u r right
Waqar Ahmad


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