Noh Gonbad Mosque
, Balkh, Afghanistan. Restoration of possibly the oldest mosque in the country, destroyed shortly after its construction in an
The work is being undertaken by the
Aga Khan Trust for Culture
whose projects in Afghanistan I have documented over many years. Included in the book 'The Nine Domes of the Universe: The Study and Conservation of an Early Islamic Monument at Balkh' (AKTC) 2017.
Zooming in shows the fine relief on the pillars especially well.