Façade; Ya?far House; Caliph?s Palace of Madinat az-Zahra erected by Abd ar-Rahman III who imitated the Abbasid caliphs in Baghdad in building a royal city just outside the city of Cordoba itself; 936-945 AD, Madinat az-Zahra, Cordoba, Andalusia, Spain; The Ya?far House is a good example of the standing reached by the administrative nobility during the reign of Abd ar-Rahman III. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Façade; Ya?far House; Caliph?s Palace of Madinat az-Zahra erected by Abd ar-Rahman III who imitated the Abbasid caliphs in Baghdad in building a royal city just outside the city of Cordoba itself; 936-945 AD, Madinat az-Zahra, Cordoba, Andalusia, Spain; The Ya?far House is a good example of the standing reached by the administrative nobility during the reign of Abd ar-Rahman III. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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