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Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
State Iran
City/site Sīrāf
Mosque name The Great Mosque
Primary reference Whitehouse, David, 1968. “Excavations at Sīrāf: First Interim Report”, Iran 6: 1-22. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1968.11834436
Additional reference I Whitehouse, David, 1969. “Excavations at Sīrāf: Second Interim Report”, Iran 7: 39-62. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1969.11834772
Additional reference II Whitehouse, David, 1971. “Excavations at Sīrāf: Fourth Interim Report”, Iran 9: 1-17. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1971.11834801
Additional reference III Whitehouse, David, 1973. “Chinese Stoneware from Siraf: The Earliest Finds”, in: Norman Hammond (ed.), South Asian Archaeology: Papers from the First International Conference of South Asian Archaeologists Held in the University of Cambridge, New Jersey: Noyes Press, 241-255.
Additional reference IV Priestman, Seth M.N., 2011. “Opaque Glazed Wares: The Definition, Dating and Distribution of a Key Iraqi Ceramic Export in the Abbasid Period”, Iran 49: 89-113. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.2011.11834431
Latitude 27.668114
Longitude 52.331602
Location: exact/approximate exact
Date of the mosque according to former research early 9th century
Date basis: historical texts, mosque parallels, inscriptions, datable objects, C14, stratigraphy, construction techniques datable objects and stratigraphy
Early datable evidence coins in fill, until 814
Additional datable evidence I pottery in the fill, the mid-9th century
Additional datable evidence II soapstone vessels from the site, 750-900
Concluded date for the mosque t.p.q. 850
A general layout: a single hall, two-three halls, complex, a qibla wall alone complex
Size of the mosque (in m) 57*44
Form of the mosque: square, rectangular with longitudinal direction (basilica), rectangular with transverse direction, other longitudinal
A mihrab is present yes
The internal form of the mihrab: square/semicircular/horseshoe square
The mihrab projects/is situated inside the wall projects, square
Construction materials stone
Floor mortar
Additional elements a minaret
Additional elements II a cistern (perhaps more recent)
Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
מספר 14
מדינה איראן
עיר/אתר סיראף
שם המסגד המסגד הגדול
הפניה 1 Whitehouse, David, 1968. “Excavations at Sīrāf: First Interim Report”, Iran 6: 1-22. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1968.11834436
הפניה 2 Whitehouse, David, 1969. “Excavations at Sīrāf: Second Interim Report”, Iran 7: 39-62. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1969.11834772
הפניה 3 Whitehouse, David, 1971. “Excavations at Sīrāf: Fourth Interim Report”, Iran 9: 1-17. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1971.11834801
הפניה 4 Whitehouse, David, 1973. “Chinese Stoneware from Siraf: The Earliest Finds”, in: Norman Hammond (ed.), South Asian Archaeology: Papers from the First International Conference of South Asian Archaeologists Held in the University of Cambridge, New Jersey: Noyes Press, 241-255.
הפניה 5 Priestman, Seth M.N., 2011. “Opaque Glazed Wares: The Definition, Dating and Distribution of a Key Iraqi Ceramic Export in the Abbasid Period”, Iran 49: 89-113. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.2011.11834431
קו רוחב 27.668114
קו אורך 52.331602
מקום: מדויק/משוער מדויק
תאריך המסגד על פי מחקרים קודמים תחילת המאה השתיעית
תארוך המסגד מבוסס על: מקורות הסטוריים (טקסטים), מקבילות, כתובות, ממצא נייד הניתן לתארוך, פחמן 14, סטרטיגרפיה, או טכניקות בניה ממצא נייד וסטרטיגרפיה
עדות מוקדמת הניתנת לתארוך מטבעות במילוי, לכל המאוחר 814
עדות מוקדמת נוספת הניתנת לתארוך קרמיקה במילוי, אמצע המאה התשיעית
עדות מוקדמת נוספת הניתנת לתארוך 2 כלי אבן סבון (סטיאטיט) מהאתר, 750-900
תאריך המסגד על פי העדויות תאריך שאחרי (t.p.q.) 850
גודל המסגד (במטרים) 57*44
מבנה המסגד: רבוע, מלבני מאורך (מבנה בסיליקני), מלבני רוחבי, אחר מלבני מאורך
ישנו מחראב במבנה כן
Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
عدد 14
دولة إيران
المدينة أو الموقع الاثري سيراف
اسم المسجد المسجد الكبير
المصدر الاساسي Whitehouse, David, 1968. “Excavations at Sīrāf: First Interim Report”, Iran 6: 1-22. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1968.11834436
مصدر 2 Whitehouse, David, 1969. “Excavations at Sīrāf: Second Interim Report”, Iran 7: 39-62. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1969.11834772
مصدر 3 Whitehouse, David, 1971. “Excavations at Sīrāf: Fourth Interim Report”, Iran 9: 1-17. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.1971.11834801
مصدر 4 Whitehouse, David, 1973. “Chinese Stoneware from Siraf: The Earliest Finds”, in: Norman Hammond (ed.), South Asian Archaeology: Papers from the First International Conference of South Asian Archaeologists Held in the University of Cambridge, New Jersey: Noyes Press, 241-255.
مصدر 5 Priestman, Seth M.N., 2011. “Opaque Glazed Wares: The Definition, Dating and Distribution of a Key Iraqi Ceramic Export in the Abbasid Period”, Iran 49: 89-113. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/05786967.2011.11834431
خط العرض 27.668114
خط الطول 52.331602
تحديد الموقع: دقيق أو تقريبي دقيق
تأريخ المسجد في الهذه المصادر بداية القرن التاسع
التأريخ يعتمد على: مصادر تاريخية، متماثل، نقوش، لقى التي يمكن تاريخها، الكربون المشع، طبقات، او تقنيات البناء لقى وطبقات
الدليل الاثري المبكر نقود في الردم، الأخيرة من 814
أدلة إضافية 1 لقى فخارية في الردم، منتصف القرن التاسع
أدلة إضافية 2 لقى من الحجر الأملس من الموقع، 750-900
تأريخ المسجد التأريخ الذي يلي 850
حجم المسجد (بالمتر) 57*44
شكل المسجد: مربع، مستطيل ذو اتجاه طولي (بازيليكا)، مستطيل ذو اتجاه عرضي، آخر اتجاه طولي
المحراب موجود موجود
Suggested Citation

Hagit Nol. (2021) "Mosque ID 14 from Asia/Iran/Sīrāf". In Early Islamic Mosques Database. Hagit Nol (Ed). Released: 2021-11-14. Open Context. <https://opencontext.org/subjects/0238b7f8-9241-497e-a1df-be4312f6951a>

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