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Ceiling, Juma Mosque

Ceiling, Juma Mosque

Kokand, Ferghana Province

The exquisite painted ceiling of the Mosque in Kokand, former khanate and a major city in Ferghana province. It was closed in 1995 after a cache of weapons was allegedly found inside it. It is currently under renovation and will re-open as a museum.