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Great Mosque of Córdoba


Great Mosque of Córdoba
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Copyright: Syed Islam (siislam) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 97 W: 0 N: 79] (1505)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-12-23
Categories: Architecture
Exposure: f/3.5, 1/8 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-01-06 9:46
Viewed: 1740
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The «(Great) Mezquita (of Córdoba or Cordova)» is currently a Roman Catholic Cathedral originally built as a Mosque on the place (and partly with materials) of what previously had been a Christian Visigothic Church in the Andalusian city of Córdoba, Spain. It is regarded as perhaps the most accomplished monument of the Umayyad dynasty of Córdoba. After the Spanish Reconquista, it was turned into a church, with a Gothic cathedral inserted into the center of the large Moorish building. Today the entire building is used to house the Cathedral of the diocese of Córdoba in Spain.
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To joopschotsman: Good Afternoon.siislam 1 01-09 05:55
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Hoi Syed,
Superb colors in this photo ! I like the depth too.
Great architecture.
Tfs
Joop!

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