The Seljuk Han of Anatolia

DOGALA HAN

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Karpuz Anadolu Seluklu Eserleri (2008) v.2, p. 232.

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DISTRICT
03 AFYONKARAHISAR
 

LOCATION
 

The Dogala Han is located in the village of Dogala on the Derinkuyu-Nevşehir Road (38◦25'52.88◦N /34B◦35'49.73). It is also known as the Derinkuyu-Dogala Han.  It has both a covered section and a courtyard.

 

NAMES

 

DATE
 

REIGN OF

 

INSCRIPTION


 

PATRON
 


BUILDING TYPE

Covered section with an open courtyard (COC)
Covered section is smaller than the courtyard
Covered section with 3 naves (a middle nave and 2 lateral aisles) perpendicular to the rear wall
5 lines of support vaults parallel to the rear wall

 

DESCRIPTION
 

 

DECORATION


DIMENSIONS
Total area: 1800m2
Area of hall: 440 m2
Area of courtyard: 1,100m2


STATE OF CONSERVATION, CURRENT USAGE
 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES

Karpuz Anadolu Seluklu Eserleri (2008) v.2, p. 232.



 

 


 

 

 

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