The Places of Jerusalem

Name of text: The Places of Jerusalem
Author of text: Greek Anonymous II/Anonymus Allatii
Date of text: c. 1250 - c. 1350
Date of person in text:
Name of structure in text: Dome of the Rock
Type of structure in text: Mosque
Date of structure in text 688-91
Century of structure 1: 7 AD
Century of structure 2: 7 AD
Country in text: Israel
Region in text:
City in text: Jerusalem
Specific place of mosaic in text: Dome
Description of mosaic in text:

The Temple is enormous and rounded with a dome roofed in lead and is decorated inside and out with mosaic.

Mosaic date in text: 7 AD
Tesserae silver mentioned in text? No
Tesserae gold mentioned in text? No
Colour descriptions in text:

Pringle, Denys, Pilgrimage to Jerusalem and the Holy Land, 1187-1291(Farnham: Ashgate Publishing Ltd, 2012), p. 388


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