Sabil-Kuttab of Abd al-Rahman Katkhuda, Cairo

RIBApix ref no RIBA58856
Architect/DesignerKatkhuda of Egypt
CountryEgypt
CityCairo
Subject Date1744
Image Date1870
ViewExterior
StyleIslamic
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference9334
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: One of the most important monuments in the old part of Islamic Cairo, this public drinking trough and ablution fountain with an elementary school above is a mixture of Ottoman and Mamluk architectural styles.

Subject tags

schools, mosques, fountains