Shihr Northern Gateway Restoration
Shihr, Yemen
Originally part of a defensive wall enclosing the city, the gate was built in the late 19th century. The project entails the restoration of the last remaining gateway of the original wall using traditional techniques and materials.

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Location
Shihr, Yemen
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Events
late 19th c., restored 1983
Style Periods
1299-1922
Variant Names
Shihr Northern Gateway Restoration
Building Usages
gate
military
Keywords
restoration and conservation