I8: Mosque of al-Nabi Jirjis
Founder: the modest shrine of al-Nabi Jirjis was reconstructed as a congregational mosque (jami‛) by Timur Lenk (d. 1405).
Date of construction: the first mention of the Shrine of al-Nabi Jirjis is connected with the year 571/1175-76; the congregational mosque constructed after the arrival of Timur to the town in 796/1393-94
Location: W Mosul, Mahallat Bab al-Nabi
Satellite images: WorldView-2 and WorldView-3© 2015 DigitalGlobe, Inc., distributed by European Space Imaging GmbH/ARCDATA PRAHA, s.r.o.