Restoration of Al-Abbas Mosque
- Award Cycle:Status:Award RecipientCountry of origin:YemenLocation:Asnaf, YemenClient:General Organization for Antiquities, Manuscripts & Museums and the French Centre for Yemeni StudiesArchitect:Marylåne Barret, Abdullah al-HadramiDesign:Size:Completed:1996
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This mosque, noted for its decorated wood ceiling dates to the 12th century AD. Owing to the deterioration of the roof, the decorated ceiling was restored and some repair was also given to the overall structure.