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Re: [OM] PESO: Dome Restoration

Subject: Re: [OM] PESO: Dome Restoration
From: ChrisB <ftog@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 14 May 2016 06:38:47 +0100
That is very descriptive, Tina; it looks like a great project.

The bridge looks lovely too, although the first part of your caption could be 
misconstrued to mean that the province is the “finest”:

khaju Bridge is a bridge in the province of Isfahan, Iran, which has been 
described as the finest in the province.


> On 13 May 16, at 19:35, Tina Manley <tmanley@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Our next adventure was to go behind the scenes with the crew of artisans
> that is restoring the mosaic-covered dome of the Shah Mosque in Isfahan.  I
> had no idea how this would be accomplished, but they have the exact size
> and shape of a 1/16th section of the dome laid out on the ground and they
> lay sections of mosaic tiles and grout them in place before taking each
> section up to install on the actual dome:
> http://tinamanley.photoshelter.com/gallery-image/Iran/G0000YmlbTddL96g/I0000WHIiMnrEqug
> <http://tinamanley.photoshelter.com/gallery-image/Iran/G0000YmlbTddL96g/I0000WHIiMnrEqug>

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