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June 27, 1958 Ancient cisterns under this court yard are still used. But the women fetching water from them carry it in Kerosene cans equipped with stout wooden handles. They pull the water up in a bucket. Ropes have worn deep wedges in the marble headings. (800-900) N.E. Tunisia [Aghlalite Dynasty] a holy city of the Muslims - Capital of the

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Qayrawān (Tunisia), Mosques, Courtyards, Colonnades

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