PATTERN in Islamic Art - Gur Amir Mausoleum in Samarkand. The name means "Tomb of the King", and this is the mausoleum of the Asian conqueror Tamerlane and his descendents. Work began on Gur-e Amir early in the fourteenth century.
Ceiling of the Gur-e Amir Mausoleum, Uzbekistan
An alternative view of the interior of the dome and ceiling of Gur-e-Amir.