Instance of Building Typology
{Mirākhor's House, خانه میرآخور, ミール・アーコールの家, maison de Mirakhor, Haus des Mirakhors}
Building Name-Multilingual Equivalents--Terminology
Mirākhor's House
خانه میرآخور
maison de Mirakhor
Haus des Mirakhors
Building Type-Explanation
A set of adjacent rooms on the first floor in the north-west wing of the Citadel’s stable overlooking the courtyard. It was used as the residence of the stable chief. The chalk decorations in the rooms are remarkable
Historical Summary--Core Data Index Metadata
It is probably contemporary with the stable
The Stable was probably constructed during the Turkish or Mongol rulers [Seljuk (1041-1187 AD), Ilkhanat (1256-1335 AD) or Teimorid (1370-1507 AD) Periods] (Nourbakhsh, 2535 [1353 Hijri Shamsi (solar)])
Input Dataset
3D cartographic map
Elevation surveyed after earthquake
Elevation surveyed before earthquake
General plan surveyed before earthquake
Plan surveyed after earthquake
Plan surveyed before earthquake
Section surveyed after earthquake
Section surveyed before earthquake
Location-Cartographic Reference--Core Data Index Metadata
UTM Co-ordinates, from 3D cartographic map (IFCA project)
Location-Geographic Co-ordinates
Latitude and longitude, from Google Earth
Material and Technique--Core Data Index Metadata
adobe{chalk trim, mud and straw, mud and sieved straw, chalk decoration}
Output Dataset
Quick Time Virtual Reality of stable and Mirakhor's House
Physical Condition --Core Data Index Metadata
{partly demolished (after earthquake), partly ruined ((especially vaults) before restoration), restored ((completely) (before earthquake))}
Satellite Image
Mirakhor's House.jpg