Mustafa Paşa Mosque

 
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Gebze
Country
Turkey
Dates
16th century ca. 19th century
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman

Description

The mosque was built in the sixteenth century by Mustafa Paşa. Evliya Çelebi describes the courtyard-garden as full of flowers: hyacinths, sweet basil, violets, Judas trees.

 

Source

  • Travel Account, 17th century
Catalogue
Ottoman Gardens
City
Gebze
Country
Turkey
Dates
16th century ca. 19th century
Authors
Nurhan Atasoy;
Seyit Ali Kahraman