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Tomb of Ulug-Beg in Mausoleum of Gur-e-Amir (built 1404), Samarkand, c20th century. Artist: Unknown.

Tomb of Ulug-Beg in Mausoleum of Gur-e-Amir (built 1404), Samarkand, c20th century. Artist: Unknown.

2-668-524 - © CM Dixon/Heritage Images
            

Tomb of Ulug-Beg in Mausoleum of Gur-e-Amir (built 1404), Samarkand, c20th century. Ulugh Beg (1394-1449), was notable for his work in astronomy-related mathematics, such as trigonometry and spherical geometry. He built the great Ulugh Beg Observatory in Samarkand between 1424 and 1429.


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Image Aliases

  1. 0370005652
  1. 2-668-524
  1. 2668524
  1. MAME15 | MG9M65-DX

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 5240x3528
File Size : 54161kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
Subject
  1. Ulugh Beg: Persian: Ruler
People Related
  1. CM Dixon: British: Photographer
Picture Type
  1. Object
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Asia
  3. ------ Uzbekistan
  4. --------- Samarqand
  5. ------------ Samarkand
  1. 39 39 15 N , 066 57 35 E

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