Islamic Ghazni: Brickwork and stucco
Inv. no. C1151

Brick panels with stucco tiles
IsMEO / IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan, 1960
Ghazni, Ghaznavid Palace
Entrance area

Other images

C1151_Rugiadi 2004
C1151a_Monti 2006_ok

Brick panel with stucco tiles
Brickwork and stucco
Moulded (brick) and carved or stamped (stucco)
Late 11th - early 12th c.

Large portion of panel type 15 (Pattern based on decagon and ten-pointed star). Almost all the tiles remain, each one showing a vegetal motif. Related with C1144, C1152, C1611, C2566, C2596, C3472, C3535, C3536, C5945, C6031.

Current location: Kabul, National Museum, Inv. no. 05.2.0054
Neg. no.: 1233/3, 6
Digital photos: M. Rugiadi, 2004
Drawings: C. Passaro, 2020