Bab Qinnasrin (city gate), exterior view of the gate from south-west

Bab Qinnasrin (city gate), exterior view of the gate from south-west

The northern entrance of the historical city of Dura Europos (Qalʿat as-Salihiyya), end of 4th century BC

The northern entrance of the historical city of Dura Europos (Qalʿat as-Salihiyya), end of 4th century BC

A small pathway in the Ghuta of Damascus

A small pathway in the Ghuta of Damascus

Damascus, Propylaea of Jupiter Temple, 1st CE. AD

Damascus, Propylaea of Jupiter Temple, 1st CE. AD

A minaret rises above al-Bab ash-Sharqi

A minaret rises above al-Bab ash-Sharqi

al-Bab ash-Sharqi, a small arched side entrance

al-Bab ash-Sharqi, a small arched side entrance

Bab al-Hadid, inscription beside the door from outside

Bab al-Hadid, inscription beside the door from outside

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Oppenheim_98025-fin_SYRHER

Bab as-Salam, portal with coloured stone layers (ablaq)

Bab as-Salam, portal with coloured stone layers (ablaq)

The northern entrance of the historical city of Dura Europos (Qalʿat as-Salihiyya), end of 4th century BC

The northern entrance of the historical city of Dura Europos (Qalʿat as-Salihiyya), end of 4th century BC

The northern entrance of the historical city of Dura Europos (Qalʿat as-Salihiyya), end of 4th century BC

The northern entrance of the historical city of Dura Europos (Qalʿat as-Salihiyya), end of 4th century BC

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Oppenheim_98025-fin_SYRHER

Jamiʿ al-Utrush, western entrance

Jamiʿ al-Utrush, western entrance

Gallery

Bab al-Hadid, general view of the entrance

Bab al-Hadid, general view of the entrance

Great Mosque, damage mapping

Great Mosque, damage mapping

Great Mosque, Plan of the building parts

Great Mosque, Plan of the building parts

Baghdad Gate of Raqqa-Rafiqa, 10th c. onwards

Baghdad Gate of Raqqa-Rafiqa, 10th c. onwards

Damascus, the eastern part of the city wall near to Bab Kisan

Damascus, the eastern part of the city wall near to Bab Kisan

Bab al-Maqam, part of the old city's wall

Bab al-Maqam, part of the old city’s wall

Bab al-Maqam in Aleppo, general view

Bab al-Maqam in Aleppo, general view

Bab al-Maqam, general view

Bab al-Maqam, general view

Bab as-Salam, the "door of peace" in the north of Old Damascus

Bab as-Salam, the “door of peace” in the north of Old Damascus

Aleppo in the 1930s, aerial view in northwest direction with the citadel and the old town in the background

Aleppo in the 1930s, aerial view in northwest direction with the citadel and the old town in the background

Damascus, Hammam al-Qaramani

Damascus, Hammam al-Qaramani

A small pathway in the Ghuta of Damascus

A small pathway in the Ghuta of Damascus

Rubble stone with carved Arabic inscription

Rubble stone with carved Arabic inscription in Aleppo

General view of defensive tower to the north of city gate Bab Antakiya

General view image

Great Mosque, Plan of the building parts

Great Mosque, Plan of the building parts

Burj Alaʾ, general view of the tower's western facade

Burj Alaʾ, general view of the tower’s western facade