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Dome of the main sanctuary. Imam Mosque, Isfahan, Iran. Photo: Quintin Lake

Glazed tile Inscription dating from the 19th century in the northern iwan (semiopen.space on the edge of a courtyard wall), Nasir-al-Mulk Mosque. Flexible timber, visible poking out of the wall at the top of the image, is used for earthquake resistance..The text is from Al Imran, the 3rd chapter of the Koran. Photo: Quintin Lake