Kara Mustafa Paşa Mosque

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Paşa Mosque
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Basic information
Location Amasya, Merzifon, Turkey
Geographic coordinates 41°00′58″N 28°57′50″E / 41.01611°N 28.96389°E / 41.01611; 28.96389Coordinates: 41°00′58″N 28°57′50″E / 41.01611°N 28.96389°E / 41.01611; 28.96389
Affiliation Islam
Country Turkey
Architectural description
Architectural type Mosque
Architectural style Ottoman architecture
Completed 1666
Minaret(s) 1

The Kara Mustafa Paşa Mosque or Paşa Mosque (Turkish: Paşa Cami) is an historic mosque which situated in county central of Merzifon. It is the largest mosque of the county which still using as mosque.[1]

History[edit]

It was built in 1666 by Merzifonlu Kara Mustafa Paşa period of Ottoman Sultan Mehmed IV.

Architecture[edit]

The Paşa Mosque has one main dome, one minaret and four secondary domes in corners. Main worship area of Mosque under main dome. Mosque have three series windows which illume by it.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mustafa Paşa Cami" (in Turkish). Retrieved 2013-07-19.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "bg" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).

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