Pir Zaqr

Building name:Pir Zaqr          
ID number:27
Building type:Shrine/nîshan
Site/place name:Sinjar
Measurements: N/A
State of preservation:Destroyed
Description:Unfortunately the original plan of the building before it was destroyed is unknown. From pictures taken by Jérémy André, we can see that the building was surrounded by a wall and that it was surmounted by a golden dome, which is the only complete surviving part of the building.
Building/site biography:The building was destroyed by ISIS, but it is unknown when precisely.
References: © Jérémy André 2016.
Photograph: © Jérémy André 2016