Minaret of the Great Mosque of Algiers
Algiers, Algeria
The minaret of the Great Mosque of Algiers was built by Abu Tashfin in 1323/723 AH. This tower has undergone so many alterations that it has lost most of its Zayyanid's features.
Location
Algiers, Algeria
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Associated Names
Part of Site
Events
1323/723 AH
Style Periods
Zayyanid
1235-1555
Variant Names
Minaret of the Great Mosque of Algiers
Minaret de la Grande Mosquée de Alger
مئذنة جامع الجزائر الكبير
Building Usages
minaret
religious
Materials/Techniques
brick
lime
mortar
ceramic