Home : Complete Site List : Search : What's New? : Permission to Use : Contact Us

Lion's Gate (St. Stephen's Gate) (Lions)

< Prev | 18 of 25 | Next >
Click Photo for Larger Version
Please read before you download

Images and/or text from holylandphotos.org are NOT TO BE USED ON OTHER WEB SITES, NOR COMMERCIALLY, without special permission. To request permission contact us at holylandphotos@gmail.com.

Photo Comments

View of a detail of one of the pairs of "Lions" that flank the "Lion's Gate."  These "lions" were originally heraldic emblems of the Mameluke sultan Baybars, and where incorporated by Suleiman the Magnificent into the gate.

For a general view of the gate Click Here.