National Geographic : 1911 Dec
Photo by Iehnert &Iandrock INTERIOR Or GRAND MOSQUE O SIDI OKBA: KAIROWAN "No description, photograph, or painting can render the effect of the interior of the mosque ofSidi Okba. Itisover whelming-columns of colored marble, porphyry, alabaster, and granite; beautifully wrought capitals ofIonic, Corinthian, or Byzantine design. Egyptian and Roman capitals are to be seen next to others from Constantinople orJerusalem" (see page o1067). =rI- page lo67).