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Samarkand has some amazing architecture most of it the legacy of Amir Timur's period. He made Samarkand his capital in 1370. This mosque was completed not long before he died. Parts have been left unrestored but the tiles and domes are exquisite.

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Additional Photos by Ian Fegent (ifege) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1703 W: 79 N: 4927] (22852)
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