City Views, Egypt, Cairo, Mosque, Citadel
Upper image: "Part of Cairo from the Citadel"
Lower image: "The British Occupation of Cairo - Views In And About The City"
Egypt, Cairo, Mosque, Citadel
Wood engravings published 1882.
Original antique print
On the reverse side is unrelated text.
Page size: 36 x 26 cm (14.1 x 10.2")
The Citadel of Cairo or Citadel of Saladin (Arabic: قلعة صلاح الدين, romanized: Qalaʿat Salāḥ ad-Dīn) is a medieval Islamic-era fortification in Cairo, Egypt, built by Salah ad-Din (Saladin) and further developed by subsequent Egyptian rulers.