Julide Ozdemir

Julide Ozdemir

Julide Ozdemir
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Ornately carved door with rusted knocker and lock

Ornately carved door with rusted knocker and lock

blacksmith-gentilhomme: Porto, Portugal

blacksmith-gentilhomme: Porto, Portugal

archatlas: Old Pool Marrakesh, Morocco Edwin de Jongh

archatlas: Old Pool Marrakesh, Morocco Edwin de Jongh

Andalusian architecture

Andalusian architecture

The horseshoe arches are extremely common in Moroccan design and are characterized by a large round arch atop a straighter, narrower doorway (or in this case, indentation). In fact, they may also be referred to as Moorish arches (or keyhole arches).

The horseshoe arches are extremely common in Moroccan design and are characterized by a large round arch atop a straighter, narrower doorway (or in this case, indentation). In fact, they may also be referred to as Moorish arches (or keyhole arches).

Dolmabahce Palace was the first European-style palace on the European coast Istanbul and was built by Sultan Abdulmecid between 1842 and 1853,in Besiktas, at a cost of five million Ottoman gold pounds, the equivalent of 35 tons of gold.

Dolmabahce Palace was the first European-style palace on the European coast Istanbul and was built by Sultan Abdulmecid between 1842 and 1853,in Besiktas, at a cost of five million Ottoman gold pounds, the equivalent of 35 tons of gold.

Tunis,Tunisia (Walter Bibikow)

Tunis,Tunisia (Walter Bibikow)

berber woman from Tunisia ' earring'

berber woman from Tunisia ' earring'

One of my favorite symbols of divine protection, love, luck, and trust, the hamsa has been around for centuries and has been interpreted by many artists and cultures in a huge variety of ways. I can't possibly afford a collection of actual ones, so I'm collecting them here.

One of my favorite symbols of divine protection, love, luck, and trust, the hamsa has been around for centuries and has been interpreted by many artists and cultures in a huge variety of ways. I can't possibly afford a collection of actual ones, so I'm collecting them here.