El Rawaf Building
Baghdad, Iraq
The Rawaf Building was a commercial and residential structure commissioned by the Ministry of Awqaf, and built between 1961 and 1964. The fourteen storey building, situated on the Tigris River, is comprised of residential apartments, stacked atop a casino, bar, and commercial shops. The building also contains private gardens and a swimming pool.


Sources: 
Hisham Munir & Assoc. "El-Rawaf Building." In Hisham Munir & Assoc. Baghdad-Iraq. Project portfolio, Hisham Munir & Assoc., Printed by Remzi Est, Baghdad, [undated, ca. 1960s.]
Location
Baghdad, Iraq
Documents
Associated Names
Events
1961-1964/1380-1383 AH, constructed
Variant Names
El Rawaf Building
al Rawaf Building
Alternate transliteration
Building Usages
office building/complex
commercial
apartment building
residential
Keywords
commercial buildings
residential architecture