Palace of Bashtāk (Cairo)

Located in Sharia al-Mu’izz li-Din Allah, Cairo.

Photographs taken by Simon Rousselot on November 2019

Several emblems all over the palace: on the entrance facade, in the windows and on the wood ceiling.

Possible dating: before 742/1341

Close-up of the emblems:


To Bashtāk’s page

Cite this blog post
Simon Rousselot (2020, March 7). Palace of Bashtāk (Cairo). Mamluk Emblems Online Corpus. Retrieved June 15, 2024, from

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