The Green Dome
The Green Dome (Arabic: القبة الخضراء, romanized: al-Qubbah al-Khaḍrā’), is a green dome built over the tombs of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, Caliph Abu Bakr and Umar. The dome is located in the south-east corner of the Nawabi Mosque in Medina.
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The Green Dome, in Burton's Pilgrimage, ca. 1850 CE
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- Petersen, Andrew (1996). Dictionary of Islamic architecture [electronic resource]. Internet Archive. London ; New York : Routledge. ISBN 978-0-203-20387-3.