Tomb of Mirza Rafi'a
Isfahan, Iran
This octagonal tomb was erected in Takht-i Fulad, the old cemetery of Isfahan, for a theologian of the second half of the seventeenth century, Mirza Rafi’a Naini. The dome is covered with tiles in intricate geometric designs.

Sources:

Hunarfar, Lotfollah. 1965. Gangine-ye Asar-e Tarikhi-ye Isfahan. Isfahan: Saghafi, 631-633.
Location
Takht-i Fulad, Isfahan, Iran
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Associated Names
Part of Site
Events
Style Periods
Safavid
1501-1722
Variant Names
Tomb of Mirza Rafi'a
Tekiyeh Mirza Rafi'a
Transliterated
Tekie Mirza Rafi'a
Variant
Building Usages
tomb
funerary
Materials/Techniques
brick
adobe
tile
mosaic
Keywords
mausoleums
tombs
religious architecture
domes
tile