Notes on the Geography of Egypt: Historic Cairo 2: Photo 4
Like so many others, this mosque has been extensively remodeled over the centuries. The minaret was added by Sultan Quytbay in 1495, and the portico that fails to shade anyone early this morning was reconstructed in 1891.
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