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the Ben Youssef Medersa: Mosaic Tile Detail

Mosaic Tile Detail

Detail of wall tiles in the Ben Youssef Medersa, originally founded in the 14th century and rebuilt by the Saadian Sultan Abdallah al-Ghalib in 1565. Beautifully decorated with Islamic designs and calligraphy, it is the largest madrassa (religious school) in Morocco.