Mosque of Maḥmūd al-Kurdī (Cairo)

Located near Bāb Zuwayla, in the Street of the Saddlemakers (close to the madrasa of Īnāl al-Yūsufī), Cairo.

Photographs taken by Simon Rousselot on November 2019

Several emblems in the windows of the mosque.

Possible dating: 797/1395

Close-ups of the emblem:


To Maḥmūd al-Kurdī’s page

Cite this blog post
Simon Rousselot (2020, March 7). Mosque of Maḥmūd al-Kurdī (Cairo). Mamluk Emblems Online Corpus. Retrieved June 15, 2024, from

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