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Shish Gunbad

Shish Gunbad, also known as Shish Gumbad and Glaze Dome, is situated at Lodi Gardens in Delhi. This square-shaped dome was constructed during the reign of Sikander Lodhi, for one of his ministers.

Shish Gunbad is a two-storied structure with projecting cornices, iwan frames and arches. The portal frieze has square panels, which is decorated with imported cobalt-blue glazed tiles from Persia.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: New Delhi
Location: New Delhi    


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