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Mausoleum of Akyazılı Sultan

 
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Edirne
Country
Turkey
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman

Description

Evliya Çelebi describes the mausoleum as surrounded by irem gardens filled with jasmine, hyacinths, and roses, as well as other flowers where nightingales sing.

 

Source

  • Travel Account, 17th century
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Edirne
Country
Turkey
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman