Unformatted text preview: • Anjar in Lebanon ca. 710-20, founded by al-Walid I. • Qasr al-Hayr al Gharbi (The Western Palace of the Enclosed Garden or Game Reserve) in Syria, founded by Hisham 724-7. • Qasr al Hayr al Sharqi (The Eastern Palace of the Enclosed Garden or Game Reserve) in Syria, founded by Hisham ca. 728. • Qusayr Amra in Jordan, founded ca. 711-15 • Khirbet al-Mafjar in the West Bank outside of Jericho, founded ca. 743 –possibly by al-Walid II. Bath House Terminology • Apodyterium: room for undressing and socializing • Frigidarium: room for cold bathing • Tepidarium: room for warm bathing • Caldarium: room for hot bathing • Hypocaust: a space below the floor into which hot air was piped to heat the rooms....
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- Fall '09
- Al-Andalus, Medina, Damascus, Abd al-Malik, Qasr al Hayr al Sharqi