Ismaïl Samani Monument
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
A 40-metre high monument built to the memory of Ismaïl Saman-Khuda, founder of the Samanid dynasty in the 10th century. The base contains a permanent exhibition on the Samanids and is paved in granite slabs. The upper part of the statue is coated in gold.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Location
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
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Events
2000
Variant Names
Ismaïl Samani Monument
Building Usages
symbolic structure
public monuments