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Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.

Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.

Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.

Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.

Domed house in the village of Shaykh Hilal

Domed house in the village of Shaykh Hilal

An aerial photograph of the village of Shaykh Hilal

An aerial photograph of the village of Shaykh Hilal

The courtyard of a house in Shaykh Hilal

The courtyard of a house in Shaykh Hilal

A view of an-Nuri mosque and the Kilaniyya norias (water wheels), Hama

A view of an-Nuri mosque and the Kilaniyya norias (water wheels), Hama

A courtyard of a domed house in the village of Shaykh Hilal

A courtyard of a domed house in the village of Shaykh Hilal

General view of the village of Shaykh Hilal

General view of the village of Shaykh Hilal

An aerial view of a water canal in the village of Shaykh Hilal

An aerial view of a water canal in the village of Shaykh Hilal

Remains of a water canal in the village of Shaykh Hilal

Remains of a water canal in the village of Shaykh Hilal

A group of domed houses in the village of Shaykh Hilal

A group of domed houses in the village of Shaykh Hilal

Dome under maintenance in the village of Shaykh Hilal

Dome under maintenance in the village of Shaykh Hilal

Noria (water wheel) with aqueduct in ar-Rastan in 1930

Noria (water wheel) with aqueduct in ar-Rastan in 1930

A small noria (water wheel) on the Orontes river

A small noria (water wheel) on the Orontes river

Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.

Busra, View into the Cathedral, 6th C.

The stairs of the Hananiya Church in Bab Tuma quarter

The stairs of the Hananiya Church in Bab Tuma quarter

An abandoned rural noria on the Orontes river

An abandoned rural noria on the Orontes river

Damascus Gate, City Wall of Palmyra

Damascus Gate, City Wall of Palmyra

Hama, general overview at the Jisriyya/Bridge Noria (waterwheel)

Hama, general overview at the Jisriyya/Bridge Noria (waterwheel)

Fresco on the apse, Roman Orthodox St. Elian Church, Homs

Fresco on the apse, Roman Orthodox St. Elian Church, Homs

Damascus citadel from the inside, round 1930

Damascus citadel from the inside, round 1930

The Great Colonnade, Palmyra

The Great Colonnade, Palmyra

Halabiyya; remains of Basilica and Eastern wall,

Halabiyya; remains of Basilica and Eastern wall,

Remain of City Wall, Palmyra

Remain of City Wall, Palmyra

Left volute of the lintel, Damascus Gate, Palmyra

Left volute of the lintel, Damascus Gate, Palmyra

Palmyra, Tetrapylon, rose granite columns from Aswan, 3rd century

Palmyra, Tetrapylon, rose granite columns from Aswan, 3rd century

Camels in the Great Colonnade, Palmyra

Camels in the Great Colonnade, Palmyra

Qasr Ibn Wardan, the church

Qasr Ibn Wardan, the church

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