Qasr Amra
Image View Description:

Interior: Main Hall

Date:
ca. 723-743 CE
Location:
Amman (Jordan)
Title Variant:
Quseir Amra, Qusayr Amra
Work Type:
architecture
Creator:
Caliph Walid I
Creator Dates:
ca. 712-743 CE
Creator Role:
commissioner
Style/Period:
Umayyad
Photographer:
Gabriel Rodriguez
Notes:

While this site also contained a fortress and a garrison, the frescoes are from a small pleasure palace with a reception hall and hamman.

Record ID:
1617_jordan2016_qusayramra_vr_005