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Qaboos Tower

Qaboos domed monument of the fourth century AD in the town of Kavos Dome, located in Golestan province, northern Iran. The architectural style is a secret.
It is considered the world's tallest brick on top of all that dirt hill is located approximately fifteen feet above the ground. This is the year (397 AH to 375 AH Solar) and the reign of Shams Almaly Qaboos bin Vushmgir and Jorjan in the capital of the kingdom of the land, so Grdydhast.
Professor Arthur Pope wrote about the building:
Under the East Alborz mountains and vast deserts of Asia, one of the greatest masterpieces of architecture in Iran and all its glory Afrashthast height. The dome of the tomb monument Qaboos Qaboos bin VOSHMGIR and tomb tower is innocent of any makeup. Fighter with the power of faith in the face of battle, the battle with the immortal poet of the king, the tomb there is such a huge and powerful.
And Will Durant wrote about it:
Jorjan in the 10th century AD (age Zyaryan) was one of the princes of the provinces of Iran was reputed intellectuals, like Shams Almaly Vushmgir Qaboos Ibn Sina called to his court. It has a dome 52 meters.
Qaboos dome consists of two parts:
Pink or Paybst The Body
Conical dome

Among the tracks are filled with brick and a bow. The Turks' heads (except the door) are separated as much as 1.34 m.
up to 37 meters in height strain is slightly conical dome tower building is completed.
The dome is located in the northern province of Golestan in Kavos Dome trail shoe is built with special bricks, two Pvsthast. The inner dome shaped like half an egg dome and the earth is the outer shell of a typical brick by brick trail.
Conical dome is 18 meters tall and one meter in height, which is embedded in the body of stomatal East and ninety centimeters. Within the central hole in the top 73 and bottom 75 and 80. It has an entrance on the south side of the 5/1 m wide and 55/5 meters high. Within the curved arch over it, Mogharnasi that appears in the early stages of the development of the architecture and decoration of the bed. Perhaps this Mogharnas simple yet beautiful Islamic monuments is the first prototype Mqrnssazy gradually been completed.has found. By type of brick is Kufic inscriptions simple and letters are arranged. Prominent and legible and margins, framed rectangular bricks around them.

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