Madrasa al-Ashrafiyya Al Qudsالمدرسة الأشرفية - القدس

Madrasa al-Ashrafiyya Al Quds

Mamluk Period (1260—1516)

Embroidery: Nawal Ibrahim Al-Ahmad Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon[Tabariyeh]
Size: 59 x 40 cm

Sultan al-Malik al-Ashraf Qaytbay, one of the greatest patrons of Mamluk architecture, founded the al-Ashrafiyya Qaytbay, described as the third jewel of the Haram al-Sharif, after the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque, in Jerusalem

Further viewing

Palestinian History Tapestry exhibition in Stroud from Feb 18—23rd Lansdown Hall & Gallery, Lansdown, Stroud GL5 1BB.

A unique opportunity to view selected pieces from the Palestinian History Tapestry in one of Stroud's premier galleries.

The exhibition will run from the evening of Monday 17th February to Sunday 23rd, opening from 11am—6pm.

Come and see this beautiful work, experience the Palestinian History Tapestry as never before.