Mosquée Ach-Chahbā
Salé, Morocco

Constructed by the Almoravids, it is the oldest of the mosques in Salé. It eventually fell into ruin and was built over. In the early-20th century, it was unearthed. In the 1960s it was reconstructed.


Source:

“Mosquée Lalla Chahba.” 2010. UNESCO, Ministère De La Culture Du Maroc, PASS Technologie. 2010. http://www.idpc.ma/view/pc_architecture/idpcm:D268ED. Archived at: https://perma.cc/CAL6-ZTHV.

Location
Avenue Said Hajji, Salé, Morocco
Images & Videos
Events
1075 / 465 AH
reconstruction 1960 / 1380 AH
Excavation early 20th c.
Style Periods
1053-1150
Variant Names
Mosquée Ach-Chahbā
مسجد للا شهبة
Original
Mosquée Lalla Chehba
Variant
مسجد الشهباء
Original
Lalla Chahba Mosque
Translated
Building Usages
mosque
religious