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Vakil Historical Bath House, Shiraz
Shiraz

Vakil Bath is an old public bath in Shiraz, Iran. It was a part of the royal district constructed during Karim Khan Zand's reign, which includes Arg of Karim Khan, Vakil Bazaar, Vakil Mosque and many administrative buildings.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vakil_Bath

Copyright: Amin Abedini
Type: Spherical
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Taken: 16/10/2013
Uploaded: 16/10/2013
Updated: 16/07/2014
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Tags: vakil; historical; bath house; shiraz; fars; iran; pattern; bath; وکیل، زندیه
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