Citadel of Erbil

View of the citadel, Qaisary (bazaar), and the mosque from the main square

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18-19th century

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Latitude: 36.188938000000
Longitude: 44.010316000000

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Widest Diameter: 430 m; Highest elevation from the surrounding plain: 32 m

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The citadel of Erbil has been inhabited since the Neolithic Period. However, the most recent major habitation is the Late Ottoman period (18-19th century).

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Image Source: 

Photography by the Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History and Archeology, Columbia University

Image Date: 

Fall 2013