Gur e Amir . Tomb of Tamerlane Samarkand.

Gur e Amir, tomb of Tamerlane(1336-1405) in Samarkand, Uzbekistan.  I took the pictures in 1968 long before the restoration began. This and other pictures shows the result of an earthquake in 1966 and neglect on the buildings. One can see the restored version available om You Tube. Khaliq

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